The pecan tree is widely grown in North America. It is the Texas state tree. There are more than 500 different types of Pecan trees, so the height of the tree can vary from 70 to 150 ft. high when it is mature, which can take up to 10 years, and will begin producing nuts when it reaches 10 to 20 years of age and has a life span up to or can exceed 1000 years.
The tree needs a more extended, warmer climate to grow, so it is trendy in the southern state like Texas, Florida, and Arizona and countries Like Mexico. Also, the tree requires 5 gallons of water every week until it is fully grown.
The fruit of the tree, which is the nut is so delicious and rich in protein and omega 6-fatty acid. It is widely used in cooking, especially desserts like the famous Pecan pie, cinnamon swirl pecan pie, and much more. However, you may put discretion upon serving food with pecan since various people are highly allergic to nuts.
Pecan Tree is an elegant and welcoming addition to any landscape
The large nuts the tree produces are savory, heart-healthy, high in vitamins and minerals, and contain healthy fats. The nuts also offer antioxidant properties, which help reduce harmful cholesterol build-up. The rich, buttery-flavored, high-protein nuts can supplement meat in one's diet and attract a wide variety of wildlife. The smooth, variegated pattern of the nutshell adds texture and interest to the landscape and may be used for decoration. The tree's wood is excellent for fine furniture, construction projects, firewood, and smoking meat. The grand trees make lovely specimen plants and provide shade from the harsh sun. The dark green leaves glow yellow in fall, and the tree's rough, deeply furrowed bark adds texture to the landscape. These trees are valuable specimens to have in one's landscape.
SCIENTIFIC name: Carya illinoinensis
Pecan tree is excellent for providing shade for your yard
However, due to its large size, please keep it away from any power lines for safety.
We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.