tree, shrub

Juglans californica | California Black Walnut

California Black Walnut can be grown as a multi-trunk tree or large shrub. It provides valuable food (the small nuts are edible) and shelter to wildlife. Urban development threatens natural stands so it is a good tree or shrub to nurture if it exists on your property. Canopy coverage: 79 square feet.

Water Requirement: low, moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 15F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 20 feet high

Width: 10 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: yellow

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: birds