The Hardy Pecan (Carya Illinoinesis) is a large, deciduous lowland tree, the largest of hickories. This tree can mature to a height of 75-100′ with a spread of 40-70′. The Hardy Pecan grows at a medium rate, with height increases of 13–24″ per year. This species is known for its many uses. It provides great shade, known for its beautiful wood grain, as well as producing tasty nuts for humans and wildlife alike. It grows in most soils but will do best in rich, moist, well-drained soil. The Hardy Pecan requires a pollinator for nut production.
Full sun is recommended
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