These are some valuable trees to grow for shade, fine wood, wildlife, food, & fun.
They take some time to mature and they are worth the wait. (Hazelnuts sometimes begin bearing in 1 - 3 years)
2-3 for pollination. Plant 20-30’ apart (Hazelbert bushes, plant 3-6’ apart).
Valuable wood, favorful nuts, hardiest selections you will fnd.
|Butternut||Most northern native of the walnut family, excellent flavor
|Buartnut||Cross between Butternut & Japanese Heartnut. Fast grower showing some resistance to disease.
|Shagbark Hickory||Delicious nuts & ornamental shaggy bark
|Ashworth Bur Oak||The hardiest oak, edible acorns low in tannic acid & nearly sweet.
|Hazelbert||Edible, self-thickening 8-12’ hedge or single shrub. Easy to grow nut
clusters you can crack with a hand nutcracker. Amazing orange-red
fall color. makes an excellent windbreak or screen.
$35 and $75 sizes.
|Korean Nut Pine||Large cones with large edible, tasty pine nuts. 1-2’ tall trees.|
Swiss Stone Pine
|Are available and produce tasty nuts in the north.
Prices for Nut Trees: $35, $75, and $150 sizes