Nuts

Almond – Prunus dulcis ‘Ingrid’ SF

A reliable cropper producing good quality nuts. Fairly resistant to leaf curl. BARE-ROOT TREES AVAILABLE


Sweet Chestnut – Castanea sativa

A large, fast growing tree, very ornamental in July, when laden with yellowish-green male and female catkins.  Hot summers produce the best crops.  The glossy, brown nuts are enclosed in a tough outer case, covered densely in long, branched spines.  Foliage is very attractive and autumn colour is excellent. 1.5/1.8m trees available.

Walnuts

Juglans nigra

Fast-growing, deciduous, spreading tree, large, aromatic leaves are pointed, glossy, and dark green. Produces edible nuts in the autumn. Prefers full sun and well drained soils.

Juglans regia

Deciduous, medium/large, distinctive, spreading tree with smooth, grey bark becoming deeply fissured with age and  aromatic pinnate leaves. Older  trees produce excellent walnuts. Any reasonable soil in sun or part shade, avoiding  frost pockets.

Cobnuts

Attractive small trees/large shrubs, long male catkins hang on bare branches in February.  Large grey/green, coarse leaves, give good autumn colours.  The nuts hang in clusters & have a hard brown shell. Loved by squirrels, who will know they are ripe before you! Prefers a fertile, retentive soil in sun or part shade. Most are best planted with a pollinator.

Corylus – please see our fruit catalogue for full details

 

 

 

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