New season starts September 2014Order now for delivery in September (pot-grown trees) or November (bare-root). 

Fernette walnut trees

  • Pick: Late-season
  • Uses: Eat fresh | Cookery 

Fernette is one of the new breed of French Walnuts, derived from the traditional Franquette Walnut, has the same high quality nuts but capable of heavier crops.

The nuts are ready in November when grown in England.

Order now for delivery week commencing 1st September 2014.

Fernette walnut trees for sale

Mature size* Supplied as Price Quantity

Pot-grown fruit trees  (Deliveries Sept 2014 - April 2015)

Refer to product details 2-year bush-trained - 7l pot £29.45

Delivery period: Pot-grown trees can be delivered from September onwards. Bare-root trees can be delivered from mid-November onwards. Within those periods you can specify your preferred month of delivery during the checkout process. It is best to order as soon as you can to ensure items are reserved for you.

*Mature size: Height shown is the approximate height of the tree when mature (after 5-10 years), not the height when supplied. See photos of trees as supplied. Actual mature heights may vary considerably dependent on your local conditions and training and pruning regime - see our Tree Height Calculator.

Stock availability: Items showing as 'sold out' will probably be available again next season. Click here to be notified when we get more trees of this variety.

Summary features of Fernette

    Growing

  • Gardening skill: Average?
  • Cropping: Good
  • Fertility: Not self-fertile?
  • Pollinating others: Good?
  • Ploidy: Diploid?
  • Vigour: Large?
  • Precocity: Precocious?
  • Bearing regularity: Regular?

    Identification

  • Fruit colour: Green
  • Leaf colour: Green

    Climate

  • Warm climates?
  • Temperate climates


Pollination guide for Fernette

Fernette is in flowering group . Fernette is self-sterile and needs to be pollinated by another tree of a different variety nearby.

Important: advice about pollination

How to grow Fernette walnut trees

Fernette can be grown in the warmer and drier areas of the UK. It will reach a mature height of 6m / 20ft after 10-20 years.

Broadview is the best pollinator.


Historical details

France.


Botanical name

Juglans regia 'Fernette'




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