Wepster is a very productive flavorful nut, developed for the chocolate, nut industry that ripens early in the season. The vigorous, open shaped, completely blight resistant tree, is easily maintained at 10' tall, requires little training and is a reliable producer. It blooms mid season and McDonald and York are excellent pollinizers. It is newly developed by OSU and named for nut tree pioneering Wepster family. USDA Zones 5-9.