Juglans nigra

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Name and publication()

Juglans nigra L., Sp. Pl. 2: 997 (1753).

Description()

Black walnuts are occasionally encountered in potpourris. The nut is heavily ribbed/furrowed and dark brown to black (in the native state), 2.5-4 cm in diameter.

Nativity and distribution()

Juglans nigra is native to North America.

Family()

Juglandaceae