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  Black Walnut  
Common Name: Black Walnut
Latin Name: Juglans nigra
Tree Size: Large
Leaf Type: Deciduous
Growth Rate: Moderate
Water Needs: Moderate
Tolerances: Salty soil or sea-spray, drought
Attributes: Texas native, seeds or fruit eaten by wildlife
Features: Wildlife; Bark Texture/Color
Comments: Distinctive shade tree for open spaces. Fruits can be extremely messy.
Problems: Fruit drop. Fall webworm can be a problem. Leaves drop early in the fall.
Firewise: Yes
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