When do you pick black walnuts?

Answer Black walnuts ripen in their husks and are harvested in September and October. When black walnuts are ripe, the husks fall from the trees. Once collected, the husks must be removed. After removing ... Read More »

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When Do Black Walnuts Fall Off the Tree?

Black walnuts are used in ice cream, candy and commercial baking. The shells of the black walnut may be ground finely and used as an abrasive polish or added to well-drilling mud. A source of excel... Read More »

How to Cut Black Walnuts?

The black walnut tree also is known as the American walnut and produces golf ball-sized nuts that are encased in thick hulls. The hulls are a light green color when they first develop but darken to... Read More »

How do I crack black walnuts?

Black walnuts are known as one of the hardest nuts to crack. Unlike nuts like peanuts that you can crack open with one hand, or pistachios with shells that are easily shed, the way to crack black w... Read More »

Are black walnuts poisonous?

On One Hand: Recognized BenefitsThe Vitamin Supplement Organization recognizes black walnuts to be very healthy for human consumption. As such, black walnuts are not considered poisonous. It states... Read More »