Butternut

Juglans cinerea

Also called White Walnut, this quick-growing but short-lived deciduous tree is native to eastern North America. This tree is valued for its production of oily, edible nuts, which are commonly used in baking and candy making.
Habitat:
Open woodlands.
Growth Habit:
Deciduous tree, growing up to 45 m tall.
Bloom Time:
Late spring.
Longevity:
Long-lived.
Presence in US:
AL AR CT DC DE GA IA IL IN KY MA MD ME MI MN MO MS NC NH NJ NY OH PA RI SC TN VA VT WI
Presence in Canada:
MB NB NS ON PE QC