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Stark® Black Gem® Walnut

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Description

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Perfect for lovers of black walnuts. This variety produces huge crops of light-colored, high-quality, delicious nuts that crack in large segments and offer a superior nutmeat-to-shell ratio. Thin husks slip off easily, without the usual mess. Matures to be 40 to 60 feet tall. Heat-tolerant. Ripens in late September. Grafted. Self-pollinating. (Juglans nigra)

Characteristics

Bloom Color Green, Yellow
Distance To Pollinator 75 - 250'
Fruit Color Brown
Fruit Size Medium
Pollination Self-pollinating
Ripens/Harvest Late September
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.5 - 7.0
Taste Flavorful
Texture Crunchy
Years to Bear 4 - 5
Zone Range 5 - 9

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 5 - 9
My Hardiness Zone ?
The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatability range of this variety before ordering.

Recommended Pollinators

This variety is self pollinating.

In many cases, you may still want to plant pollinating partners to increase the size of your crops, but with self-pollinating varieties doing so is optional. You'll get fruit with only one plant!

Tools & Supplies

Having the proper tools and supplies when growing your own can make the difference between a good harvest and a great harvest! Here's a list that our experts recommend for this variety.

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Love black walnuts
Rhonda B on Apr 7, 2016
Love black walnuts
Rhonda B on Apr 7, 2016

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Stark Black Gem Walnut
we received a very strong tree and after the winter it seems to be doing well.
February 23, 2016
Purchased
8 months ago