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Larger fruit than most other hickory nuts. This tree is slow growing, however, it may reach 80’ tall and 40’ wide. Produces large oval shaped nuts with 4 to 6 ribs. Flavor is sweet and rich with a crunch. Ripens in late September. For proper pollination, plant at least two of Shellbark Hickory trees.

Characteristics

Fruit Color Brown
Fruit Size Extra Large
Ripens/Harvest Late September
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.0 - 7.0
Taste Rich Flavor, Sweet
Texture Crunchy
Years to Bear 8 - 10
Zone Range 5 - 8

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 5 - 8
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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.

Pollination

This variety requires another one for adequate pollination.

Cross-pollination by a different variety is key to its growing and bearing success. Plant a pollinator within 50' for best 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.

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Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
I lost several but varieties in a wildfire, trying to build my food crops back up, nuts are such a healthy snack option. I love these so I am excited to grow these as well
Wendy H. on May 16, 2019
I lost several but varieties in a wildfire, trying to build my food crops back up, nuts are such a healthy snack option. I love these so I am excited to grow these as well
Wendy H. on May 16, 2019
Can a shellbark hickory be a pollinator for/pollinated by a pecan?
Beth R on May 20, 2019
BEST ANSWER: A hickory cannot pollinate a pecan; they are different species. What can happen is that a hickory and a pecan can cross-breed and produce a hican tree, a hybrid of the two.
How old are the trees you sell? Thank you
Linda N on Jun 7, 2019
BEST ANSWER: All of our grafted trees are two years old.

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