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Juglans ailantifolia var. cordiformis

Heartnut

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Features

  • Blooms & FruitsJune & October
  • Height12m to 15m
  • Spread11m to 17m
  • Growth HabitUpright weeping
  • Flower ColourYellow-green
  • Leaf ColourGlossy bright green

Description

Juglans ailantifolia var. cordiformis (Heartnut). Has large, fragrant, glossy bright green leaves divided into leaflets. In early summer, there are yellow-green catkins and in autumn, edible nuts are produced.

Characteristics

Deciduous, Fragrant

Other common names

Walnut

Origin

Japan

Interest and use

Grown for their foliage, stately habit and, in some species, edible nuts (walnuts).

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilLoamy, Chalky

Propagation

Propagation is by seeds when ripe in the autumn.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Aphids, blister mites, honey fungus and leaf spot may cause problems.

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