Butternut - Bountiful
Zone 4 • Mature 40-50' tall x 40-50' wide
Juglans cinerea - A grafted, cold-hardy, self-pollinating variety that bears in 2-3 years and ripens in late August-late September.
Chestnut - American
Zone 5 • Mature 50-75' tall x 50-75' wide
Castanea dentata - Bears when a few years old. Plant several for a good yield.
Chestnut - Chinese
Zone 4 • Mature 30-40' tall x 30-40' wide
Castanea mollissima - White blossoms produce nuts in 3-5 years through October. Plants in pairs for good pollination.
Chestnut - Dunstan
Zone 4 • Mature 40-46' tall x 30-40' wide
Castanea ssp. - A blight-resistant American x Chinese hybrid. Plant two for proper pollination.
Hazelnut - American
Zone 4 • Mature 10-16' tall x 8-13' wide
Corylus americana - A cold-tolerant variety that produces in as little as 4 years. Plant two varieties for good pollintation.
Horsechestnut - European
Zone 4 • Mature 50-75' tall x 40-65' tall
Aesculus hippocastanum - White flower spikes with red or yellow markings that produce inedible nuts.
Horsechestnut - Ft McNair
Zone 5 • Mature 30-40' tall x 25-35' wide
Aesculus x carnea 'Fort McNair' - A hummingbird favorite and deer- and disease-resistant Buckeye x Horsechestnut cross with pink flower spikes that
produce inedible nuts.
Walnut - Black Gem
Zone 5 • Mature 40-60ft tall x 40-60' wide
Juglans nigra - A grafted, heat-tolerant, self-pollinating variety that bears in 4-5 years and ripens in late September.