|Grid reference||ST 17803 76777|
|Common name||White walnut|
|Origin||East North America|
|Status||Wales Champiuon 2013|
|Height||11M November 2015|
|Girth||320cm @ 1M November 2015|
This tree is on the west side of Coopers Field, north east of Blackfriars, within a fenced enclosure.
General tree description
Juglans cinera is a medium sized tree, up to 24 metres tall, with grey fissured bark. The leaves are bright green, hairy and very large, up to 70cm long, with eleven to nineteen oblong-lanceolate leaflets, each 6 to 12cm long. The fruits are also very large - nuts contained in 6cm green husks, seldom ripening in Britain.