This is a large native tree whose wood is used for woodworking in the furniture and cabinet industry.
|Latin Name||Juglans nigra|
|Color of Leaf||Yellow-green, yellow fall color|
|Shape of Leaf||Alternate, borne compound: 13 to 25 leaflets per stem|
|Color of Flower||Yellow-green|
|Shape of Flower||
Male Flower—Catkin 3″ to 5″ long.
Female Flower—3″ to 5″ spikes.
|Shape of Bark||Fissured on young trees. Broken into blocks on older trees.|