General Tips about Nuts
Edible nuts are both tasty and nutritious, and the grocery store is not the only place to get them. Many types of nuts grow perfectly well in a backyard setting, as long as you have the proper space and sunshine. But, there is some essential information to understand before growing nuts in your yard. Which nut type do you want to grow, and how much space do you have? These are only two key things to consider when planning to grow a nut shrub or tree.
Growing nuts takes time, but it is a great way to create a food source for your home or as a cash crop for some money on the side. There are many nuts to choose from, and how you grow your plants or trees depends on the type. There are fast-growing nut trees like the walnut and almond tree, and then there are shrub-growing nuts, like peanuts and hazelnuts. Most types require a lot of space to grow, but some nuts grow fine in a container. We show you how to grow your plants for a healthy nut crop, how to deal with common nut pests and diseases, and how to get the best out of your nut harvest.