PECAN - Carya illinoinensis

 
Deciduous - Sun
Ht. 100  Spread 100
Spacing 30-50

 
HABIT
- Irregularly spreading, extremely graceful, yellow fall color, very long lived. Deeply rooted.
CULTURE - Easy, grows anywhere.
USES - Shade tree, pecan crop.
PROBLEMS - Worst is webworms which is mainly an aesthetic problem. Somewhat messy most of the time.
NOTES - Great choice for State Tree. The native varieties make better landscape trees than those bred for pecan crops.   Native to North America.