PLANTING and CULTIVATION of JUGLANS regia 'Purpurea' (Persian walnut, English walnut, common walnut)
In order to discover more about JUGLANS regia 'Purpurea' and choose the right place, here some more technical details to respect (If several options are indicated for the same caracteristic, each of them is possible. For example: "full sun (from 12 to 5 pm min.), half-shade (no sun from 12 to 5 pm)" -> Then you can put the plant into full sun or half-shade!):
HEIGHT : 3 - 5 m
PLACE : full sun (from noon until 5 p.m. minimum)
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SPRING : foliage, young sprouds, shape
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SUMMER : foliage, shape
SPECIAL INTEREST IN AUTOMN : foliage, shape, fruits
SPECIAL INTEREST IN WINTER : shape
FLOWERING PERIOD : spring
FRUIT COLOR : purple
HARVESTING PERIOD : oct.
FOLIAGE COLOR : purple
KIND OF FOLIAGE : deciduous
WHERE TO PLANT : bedding, isolated
NEED OF HUMIDITY : dry, mean, humid
RESISTANCE : hardy under -20°C
NATURE OF SOIL : light, normal, heavy
PH RECOMMANDED : acid (< 6,5), neutral (> 6,5 et < 7,5), calcareous (> 7,5)
SHAPE : round
PRUNING PERIOD : febr.
The height shown corresponds for trees and shrubs to that after 10 years (under normal planting conditions and with adequate watering of the plant). Please call us or send us a message, if you want more information. We will be pleased to help you.