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Lakota Pecan

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Protogynous Type II

Known for high yields! High-quality nuts shell easily into halves, yielding cream-to-golden kernels with rich flavor. Early maturing variety. Tree develops a strong, wind-resistant structure. Originates from Brownwood, TX in 1964. Introduced in 2007. Disease-resistant to pecan scab. Ripens in mid- to late-October. Grafted. Best pollinators: Pawnee or Desirable.


Bloom Color Green
Distance To Pollinator 75 - 250'
Fruit Color Brown
Fruit Size Small - Medium
Pollination Pollinator Needed
Ripens/Harvest Mid To Late October
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.0 - 6.5
Taste Flavorful
Texture Crunchy
Years to Bear 6 - 7
Zone Range 6a - 9

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 6A - 9
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The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatability range of this variety before ordering.

Size & Spacing

Mature Size

When your tree matures, it will be approximately 75 - 100' tall x 40 - 75' wide.

Recommended Spacing

We recommend spacing these trees 75 - 100' apart to ensure room for growth.

Recommended Pollinators

This variety requires another one for adequate pollination.

Cross-pollination by a different variety is key to its growing and bearing success. Our experts recommend planting one of the following between 75 - 250' for optimum pollination.

Tools & Supplies

Having the proper tools and supplies when growing your own can make the difference between a good harvest and a great harvest! Here's a list that our experts recommend for this variety.

Planting & Care

Learn all about how to grow pecan trees in The Growing Guide. An entire section of our website dedicated to your growing success.

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Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
Research showed it to be a good scab-resistant cultivar that does well in western Kentucky.
Aaron B on Mar 7, 2019
Known to produce high Yields
Robert D on Nov 29, 2016
Research showed it to be a good scab-resistant cultivar that does well in western Kentucky.
Aaron B on Mar 7, 2019
Pollinator for my two Pawnee Pecan Trees that I purchased from you.
Ron O on Feb 1, 2019
Known to produce high Yields
Robert D on Nov 29, 2016
Pollinator for my two Pawnee Pecan Trees that I purchased from you.
Ron O on Feb 1, 2019
I live in zone 6a. Will the Lokata or any other varieties have time to produce nuts in the limited growing season we have?
bill v on Aug 16, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Lakota is zoned 6a-9, so it should do well.

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Lakota Pecan
My three Lakota pecan trees have performed exceptionally their first two years. Great growing trees. Excellent Stark products.

-Dr. T Toccoa, Ga
May 18, 2016
over 4 years ago
Love them
So far my trees are still growing but the are growing amazing! I've never watched a tree grow before.
May 15, 2017
over 3 years ago
Growing great
Bought little trees maybe 18" tall when set out. After a year they are 4-6' tall growing great.
May 19, 2016
over 4 years ago
I have been a Stark Bros. customer for many years as was my father. The trees that I get are always true to what the ads say they are and always healthy. The Lakota Pecan trees I received this spring are leafed out already and looking good. In my opinion, Starks stands head and shoulders above the rest. Thank you, William R. Cash
May 16, 2017
over 3 years ago
Rootstock survives
The Lakota portion of tree died after first year, and the rootstock is now sending up shoots, which do resemble pecan leaves. However who knows what rootstock is?
May 17, 2017
over 3 years ago