Stuart Pecan (Type II)
Carya illinoinensis 'Stuart'
Type II Comes near being suited to all sections of the country and all soils than any other variety. A large nut, fills out well and is a heavy bearer. Also a fast growing variety. This is an Old-Time favorite.
Note: pecans are not self pollinating. Plant at least two within a quarter mile of each other. Can be the same variety. It takes Type I and Type II to cross pollinate.
Should bear in 7-10 yrs after planting. * Deer May Browse *Photos courtesy of Texas Pecan Nursery, Chandler TX.
|Height||50' - 75'|
|Primary Foliage Color||Green|
|Seasonal Foliage Color||Sheds its leaves during the colder months|
||Yes - Type I|
|Growth Rate||Faster growing variety|
|Sun Preferences||Full Sun and Partial Shade|
|Cold Hardiness Zone||5 to 9|