Sand Hickory (Carya pallida)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 30 to 80 feet or more
Leaves: Good fall color
Deciduous
Flower Color: Green
Other: Yellowish-green
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Wind
Miscellaneous: Monoecious
Monocarpic

Discussion Threads about this plant
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calling all Hickory detectives by flaflwrgrl Nov 25, 2011 11:57 AM 35

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