Pecan tree growing tree of the genus Carya illinoinensis also known as Pecan nut, Pecan tree perennial deciduous plant also used as ornamental plant, grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10.
Flower color green, there are two type male and female grow on the same tree, male flowers, the female inflorescence 3-6 flower, in male inflorescence dozens of flowers
Pecan tree nuts
Pecans color brown the pecan grow in green nutshell that become brown, the shape ovate although pecan is call nut it’s not a real nut
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Requirements for Pecan tree growing and care:
Need two trees, cool winter
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Need more than one tree in the area
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Branches that go down
Size of the plant?
10-30 m, 30-100 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower
Green flowers, there are two type male and female grow on the same tree, male flowers, the female inflorescence 3-6 flower, in male inflorescence dozens of flowers
Pollination is done by:
Nuts harvest season:
Summer – autumn
Nuts pests or diseases:
What can be done with big quantities of Pecan tree nuts?
Eaten raw, cakes, ice-cream
Work requirements on the nuts:
Collect from the ground
How long does it take to bear nuts?
Ripening of nuts
Need to wait until the nutshell will drop