Walnut Blogletter 17 – August 2013


Hi, Nick ,Pauline, many thanks for sending this on, really enjoyed reading it . Ray, Elaine Brown Jeremy Bicknell also picked up on the Spanish paper on growing walnuts for timber, which developed into a discussion on this topic.  That will be good to reproduce in a later blogletter.  Hi Nick, Many thanks for latest blogletter.  So interesting to hear about walnut growing in China and Jeffrey’s account of his visit there. Let’s hope that some of the disease problems that they face don’t find their way here too quickly! On a personal note, we have about a dozen trees (mostly [...]

Walnut Blogletter 17 – August 20132023-02-28T15:08:24+13:00

Nuts, Fruit and Berries for Bees


Scientific name Casual name Flowering Posture Actinidia chinensis Gold kiwifruit Early Spring Vine Actinidia deliciosa Green kiwifruit Late Spring Vine Actinidia arguta Arguta, kiwiberries Spring Vine Carya illinoensis Pecan (pollen) Late Spring 20m Casimiroa edulis & cvs Casimiroa All year 5m Castanea sativa Chestnut Spring - Summer 10m Corylus avellana Hazelnut Winter - Early Spring 4m Cydonia oblonga cvs Quince Spring 4m Cyphomandra batacea Tamarillo Summer 4m Citrus sp & cvs Oranges Spring - Summer 3m Lemons Spring - Summer 3m Limes Spring - Summer 3m Fragaria cvs Strawberries Spring - Summer 3cm Gevuina avellana Gevuina Summer 6m Macadamia cvs Macadamia [...]

Nuts, Fruit and Berries for Bees2013-03-16T08:13:45+13:00
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