Black Walnut Trees
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compatable with black walnut

Zone 5 | lakotalady added on February 1, 2012 | Answered

What shrubs (~5' max height) can I plant under a Black Walnut tree? I want to create a dense bird cover planting.

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Nikki
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Answered on February 2, 2012

I believe you can plant hydrangea, forsythia and hibiscus near black walnut. Many trees, though they may reach over 5 ft., are compatible as well: arborvitae, flowering dogwood and Japanese maple are a few. This article may offer additional suggestions too: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/nut-trees/black-walnut/black-walnut-compatible-plants.htm

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