About Juglans cinerea
Prefers moist, organically rich, well-drained soils in full sun. Intolerant of shade. Its bark is less fissured, it has fewer leaflets per leaf and its nuts are more oval than round. Foliage turns an undistinguished yellow in fall. Yellowish green monoecious flowers appear in late spring. Nuts mature in fall.
Nutshells can be hard to crack and the kernels are often small. But the kernels are sweet, oily and tasty, having a buttery flavor.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Butternut or white walnut|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||40 to 60 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Yellowish-green|
|Bloom Time ||May to June|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and careAs they have become more and rarer due to disease, it is fairly uncommon to see butternuts planted by enthusiasts. In the case that they are, the biggest key is to protect them from pests and canker and make sure their soil drains well.
Juglans cinerea care
It is native to moist bottomlands, lowland forests and some drier limestone soils in eastern and midwestern North America.
|Sunlight ||Full Sun|
|Soil ||Moist, organically rich, well-drained soil|
|Temperature ||16d degrees C (60 degrees F)|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer |
Juglans cinerea special feature
Butternut is of interest to native plant enthusiasts and for those who wish to harvest the nuts. It is otherwise infrequently planted as an ornamental tree.
Juglans cinerea uses
- The plant is used for an ornamental purpose
- It is used in an attempt to prevent smallpox and to treat dysentery and other stomach and intestinal discomfort
- Note: Please consult your health expert
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Juglans cinerea ?
Juglans cinerea is commonly known as Butternut or white walnut
How tall do Juglans cinerea grow?
On average Juglans cinerea grows 40 to 60 feet
What color are Juglans cinerea ?
A Juglans cinerea plant bears flowers of color Yellowish-green
When Juglans cinerea blooms?
With enough light, Juglans cinerea may produce Yellowish-green flowers in May to June
How hard is Juglans cinerea to grow?
A Juglans cinerea is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Juglans cinerea need?
A Juglans cinerea prefers Full Sun
How much water does a Juglans cinerea need?
A Juglans cinerea prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Juglans cinerea need?
A Juglans cinerea prefers Moist, organically rich, well-drained soil
What temperature does a Juglans cinerea like?
A Juglans cinerea prefers 16d degrees C (60 degrees F)
How often should I fertilize my Juglans cinerea ?
To encourage Juglans cinerea growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Tuesday, 01 October 2019
Can i keep it in my ac room?
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