Forkert Pecan (Type II)

Forkert Pecan (Type II)

Regular price $50.00 Sale

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

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Nut Tree
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 30' - 50'
Spread 30' - 50'
Upright, Oval/Rounded 
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Sheds leaves during colder months
Flowering Season
Flower Color
Requires Pollinator Yes - Type I
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone 7  to 10