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.

Fernette walnut trees for sale

Sorry we have not been able to produce any trees of this variety this season.

We may still be able to propagate it to order for you. Please contact us for more details.

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?

Uses

Identification

  • Fruit colour: Green
  • Leaf colour: Green

Climate

  • Warm climates?
  • Temperate climates

Pollination guide for Fernette

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'


UK-grown trees All our trees are grown in the UK.