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Juglans hindsii

Northern California walnut.

Santa Margarita, CA
Size Quantity Price
Five Gallon 0 $ 26.99
One Gallon 20 $ 8.99
Plants in production
One Gallon 9 --
Northern California walnut is a deciduous tree to 50 ft that is native in scattered spots throughout California. A fast tree with edible nuts, garden tolerant. There has been some controversy as to whether these trees were planted by CA. Indians around their encampments. I have always found trees planted in areas where Indians were known to be, usually within a half-mile. The nursery is within a mile of one of these old encampments. This is the rootstock for all the older walnut orchards. The nuts are of good quality but hard to crack.The walnuts are one of the strongest allelopathic plants and are difficult to garden under. These trees are not really a forest tree, more of a campsite tree. Near a water source, but not in the water source, like a campsite.So they live in chaparral and woodland plant communities, but as campers, where there's a water source.

Juglans hindsii tolerates sand, clay and seasonal flooding.

Juglans hindsii's foliage type is deciduous.
Juglans hindsii's flower color is na.
Juglans hindsii's fruit is edible.

Communities for Juglans hindsii:Chaparral, Northern Oak Woodland, Riparian (rivers & creeks) and Central Oak Woodland.

ph: 6.00 to 8.00
usda: 7 to 10
height[m]: 6.00 to 16.00
width[m]: 5.00 to 15.00
rainfall[cm]: 40.00 to 212.00

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