NH State Forest Nursery

Black WalnutJuglans nigra

One of the most valuable hardwood trees in the country. Grows best on rich, well-drained soils in southern New Hampshire. Rich, dark brown heartwood lumber used for veneer, furniture, cabinets, and ornamental woodworking. Large, round nuts favored by squirrels and mice. Tomatoes, apples and other species may not survive near large walnut trees. These seedlings were root pruned to stimulate fine root growth. Mature height 70 to 100'.

Seed Source:

New Hampshire

Seedling Details
Age Comment per 10 per 25 per 100 per 500 per 1000
1 yr 8-16" $15 $25 $80 $300 $500

Available in the Deciduous Tree Package.

photo of black walnut courtesy of dr. michael dirr

Black Walnut

NH State Forest Nursery | Division of Forest and Lands
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 796-2323  |  fax: (603) 271-6488