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The best varieties of nut trees to plant in Wellington are almond and hazelnut.
Nut trees like free draining, deep, fertile ground with lots of sun and shelter from the wind.
You should prune nut trees when their young for shape, and when they're mature just to remove bead branches.
Almonds trees need warmth and plenty of room to develop.
5m x 5m
6m x 6m
Hazelnut trees will grow in most places and are not particularly demanding in terms of fertility.