PFD Miami

Black Walnut

Juglans nigra

Location: Central (21)

A major characteristic of this tree is its deeply-furrowed black bark in combination with its greenish-yellow leaves that develop yellow autumn color. Trees range in height from 70-150 feet and are considered the most valuable tree species in the U.S. for their wood, which is used for gun stocks and furniture pieces.

Related Trees: Butternut Walnut, English Walnut