Our vigorous, easy to grow Yellowhorn plants produce abundant crops of tasty nuts. This beautiful tree is also a nitrogen fixer so it’s a great addition to any garden.
Latin Name: Xanthocerus sorbifolia
Site and Soil: This Tree likes full to 1/2 day sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: This Tree is self-fertile.
Hardiness: This Tree is hardy to minus 10ºF
Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 8-10 ft. in height.
Bloom Time: Spring
Ripening Time: October
Yield: 20+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Yellowhorn is not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 6
Sunset Western Zone: Not listed
Sunset Northeast Zone: 31, 32, 34-41