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Not many people have seen these type of nuts – Known as Heartnuts (Juglans ailanthifolia cordiformis)

A deciduous tree growing to 20 m (65ft) by 15 m (49ft) at a medium rate. It is hardy to zone 4. It is in flower in June. The flowers are monoecious (individual flowers are either male or female, but … Continue reading

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Typical Juglandaceae Nut Shells and Leaf Count for ID’ing

Juglandaceae is the family name that encompasses Walnuts, Hickory, Butternut, Heartnut, Pecans etc etc. To ID many of the species its the leaflet count that narrows it down. You can then go onto leaf scars and shoot tip colouring etc. … Continue reading

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