Texas Walnut Details

Texas Walnut

  • Also Known As: Little Walnut, Littleleaf Walnut
  • Botanical Name: Juglans microcarpa
  • Plant Type: Shade Tree
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use: Focal Point/Specimen Plant, Shade Provider
  • Ornamental Value:
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value: Birds, Butterflies, Mammals
  • Season: Summer
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Spreading
  • Plant Spread: 20'
  • Plant Height: 20'


A small version of the black walnut. Works well in a park setting or as an accent tree. Multi-trunk. The nuts provide food for wildlife. Other wildlife values include providing fruit for birds and mammals, nesting sites, and cover.

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