Butternut Juglans cinerea LinnaeusS2S3 (State rare)  Synonyms: Wallia cinerea.

Relationships:

Has been recorded as a host plant for Banded Hairstreak.

Host plant for Luna Moth, Regal Moth, Walnut Sphinx Moth, Pecan Leafminer Moth, Bride Underwing Moth, Penitent Underwing Moth, Bride Underwing Moth, and Banded Tussock Moth, Pecan Leaf Casebearer Moth (Database of World's Lepidopteran Host Plants).

Butternut is used as a host plant for the Butternut Woollyworm.

There are 49 records in the project database.

View species at Maryland Plant Atlas

GA AL WA FR CLMO HO BA BCHA CE PG AACVCH SMKE QACNTADO WISOWO
The bark of Butternut in Charles Co., Maryland (8/26/2009). Photo by Kerry Wixted. (MBP list)

Butternut in Baltimore Co., Maryland (10/31/2017). Photo by Dwight Johnson. (MBP list)

Butternut in Baltimore Co., Maryland (5/18/2014). Photo by Dwight Johnson. (MBP list)

Butternut in Allegany Co., Maryland (7/30/2015). Note dark brown pith. Identification verified by Chris Frye. Photo by Jim Wilkinson. (MBP list)

Butternut in Allegany Co., Maryland (7/30/2015). Photo by Jim Wilkinson. (MBP list)

A Butternut in Charles Co., Maryland (8/26/2009). Photo by Kerry Wixted. (MBP list)

Butternut in Baltimore Co., Maryland (5/18/2014). Photo by Dwight Johnson. (MBP list)


View All Images

View Bibliography

Use of images featured on Maryland Biodiversity Project is only permitted with express permission of the photographer.