Forkert Pecan (Type II)
Carya illinoinensis 'Forkert'
Forkert Pecan trees produce oblong elliptical pecans with a rough surface that is easy to crack. These trees yields about 49 nuts per pound. The nuts are large, thin shelled and are quite tasty.
Needs Pollinator: Pawnee is a good pollinator
*Deer May Browse*
Photo courtesy of Texas Pecan Nursery, Chandler TX
|Height||30' - 50'|
|Spread||30' - 50'|
|Primary Foliage Color||Green|
|Seasonal Foliage Color||Sheds leaves during colder months|
|Requires Pollinator||Yes - Type I|
|Sun Preferences||Full Sun|
|Water Preferences||Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.|
|Cold Hardiness Zone||7 to 10|