Botanical Name: Juglans regia 'Carpathian'
Height: 30-50 feet.
Spacing: 35-40 feet.
Depth: Same as in the nursery.
Spread: 30-40 feet.
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Pollinator: Plant 2 or more for best pollination.
Yield: 1-3 bushels at maturity.
Foliage: Dark green, lacy, pinnately compound.
Fruit: Plump, thin shelled, small nuts with white kernels.
Flower Form: Male catkins are small, conelike buds,unbranched, and have scales; female has 2-8 flowering spikes.
Soil Requirements: Well-drained, deep, fertile, slightly acidic soil.
Growth Rate: Fast (25" per year).
Comments: Bears as early as 4 years after planting. Pest and disease resistant. Nuts fall free of husks when ripe. Full flavor, excellent quality. Drought resistant. Self-pollinating but produces better if planted in groups of two or more. Does not do well in wet areas. Nuts are easier to crack than black walnuts. Meat of the nut when cracked will most likely come out in pieces (sometimes may be halves). RESTRICTED STATES, AE, AK, AZ, CA, GU, HI, PR, TX.
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