Red Danube

Due to its rarity, the characteristics of this variety - also known as 'Roter Donau' - have yet to be firmly established when grown under British conditions. Carries an extraordinary red nut, the walnut equivalent of a blood orange. There are generally a few specimens available each year.

BAND: C
ORIGIN: Germany/Austria
TREE HABIT AND VIGOUR: Medium size and vigour
NUT TYPE: Medium
KERNEL TO NUT RATIO: 45%
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RD nuts
The unusual red kernel of Red Danube

Other Varieties:

NUT BEARING

Broadview, Buccaneer, Hansen, Lara, Metcalfe, Number 16, Plovdivski, Proslavski, Rita, Soleze

TIMBER

Axel, Buccaneer, Coenen, Number 16, Major, Plovdivski, Proslavski

ORNAMENTALS

Abbotbad, Bixbyi, Cathayensis, Cinerea, Hansen, Intermedia, Lu Guang, Major, Mandschurica, Microcarpa, Nigra Emma K, Nigra Laciniata, Nigra Leopold, Paradox, Pendula, Pedro, Purpurea, Regia Laciniata, Sinensis, Ssang Sung, Tremlett's Giant, Zhong Lin


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