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Ambassador Walnut

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Original price $59.99 - Original price $59.99
Original price
$59.99
$59.99 - $59.99
Current price $59.99
SKU K190

Juglans regia 'Ambassador'

USDA regulation prohibits shipping Juglans species to AR, CA, TX, MO, OK, AZ, NE, MI, MN, KS, WI, OH and IN

Ambassador is a cold hardy Carpathian hybrid selected for extremely cold climates. Through it comes to us from Idaho, Ambassador was originally introduced in the 1930's from Poland. Ambassador sets crops of 1 1/4" nuts that have a thin shell and are well sealed. Plump, light-colored kernels, feature excellent flavor and texture. Young trees set heavy crops.

A patented variety, Ambassador is self-fertile and though heat tolerant, it needs about 600 chill hours to produce.

USDA Zone: 4-8

Mature Size:  40' (Standard)

Sun: Full Sun

Ripening Time: September - October

Pollination: Self Fertile

Read our Walnut Growing Guide

Rootstock: Paradox

Size Options: 4'-5' Foot Tree

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

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  • Are these organic, non-gmo seeds?

    These are grafted trees, not seedlings.

  • Why not shipped to Pa?

    USDA regulations prohibit it.

  • How old is an ambassador walnut when it produce first nut crop

    Grafted trees start bearing 4-5 years from planting. The tree that is shipped is already 3 years old. Seedling trees may take upwards of 12 years to start bearing.

  • How is the nut different in the Ambassador compared to the FRANQUETTE? How many years does it take before producing nuts?

    Franquette walnuts are said, by the French, to be sweeter. Ambassador walnuts have thinner shells.

Customer Reviews

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Steve B.
Very healthy

This tree showed up in perfect shape. The package and root wrap were perfect with plenty of moisture. I am very pleased with Raintree. Keep up the good work.

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Deirdre K.
Disappointing so far but spring may make a difference

We planted a Bareroot Walnut but there are no visible buds below where it was pruned for shipping. The roots were minimal but the weather hasn't warmed up enough yet to cause great concern.