Walnut (Juglans hybrid) – Ambassador
Location: 7th Hugelkultur row bed
Purchased from Raintree Nursery
Planted: Spring 2011
USDA Zones: 4-8
Description from nursery: A winter hardy self-fertile Carpathian hybrid from Idaho that sets heavy crops of delicious 1 ¼” nuts in thin shells. A patented variety, it needs about 600 chill hours.
Received plant in April from Raintree Nursery and planted directly in the arboretum.
Photo update from 5-12-11