Zones 4 to 9
50 to 75 feet
Up to 50 to 75 feet
Late winter or early spring. Spiky flowers often overlooked and of limited ornamental value.
Nut enclosed in a green, semi-fleshy husk that matures to black and falls away
Full sun to light shade
Prefers moist fertile soils though tolerates dry, high pH and clay
Planting and Care
Transplant young seedlings in spring before growth begins or nursery-grown plants early in the season.
Anthracnose, leaf spot, juglone toxicity