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Physical Characteristics of Pecans and Hickory




  • Size:

    • Pecan (Carya illinoinensis) – 75-120 feet (22-36 meters) tall and wide
    • Shellbark Hickory (Carya laciniosa) – 70-85 feet (21-25 meters) tall and 30-50 feet (9-15 meters) wide
    • Shagbark Hickory (Carya ovata) – 70-85 feet (21-25 meters) tall and 30-50 feet (9-15 meters) wide
    • Hican (Carya x hybrids) – 75 feet (22 meters) tall and 50 feet (15 meters) wide


    Roots: Single, large taproot
    Growth Rate: Slow. Some improved varieties grow at a bit faster rate than the wild species.

     
    Shellbark Hickory (Carya laciniosa)
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