*EDIBLE Nut - Tree
The "black gold" of Missouri. Valued for its lumber and nuts, it is extensively cultivated statewide. Grows rapidly on deep rich alluvial soils. Growth rates decline rapidly in poor soils. Height at maturity is 80-90 ft.
This species can be commonly used for reforestation and wetland restoration. Wildlife benefit is food. Get more information about Black Walnut
*Information provided by the Missouri Department of Conservation.