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Shellbark Hickory

Carya laciniosa

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Description

Family:
Juglandaceae

Foliage: 
n/a

Native Locale:
New York to Iowa, south to Tennessee and Oklahoma

Mature Height:
60 to 80 feet

Mature Width:
40 to 60 feet

Hardiness Zones:
Zone 5 to 8

Soil Preference:
Tends to inhabit wet bottomlands

Growth Habit:
High branching tree with a straight slender trunk and narrow oblong crown of small spreading branches

Rate of Growth:
n/a

Disease and Insect:
No serious insect or disease problems. Hickory bark beetle, pecan weevil and twig girdler

Landscape Value: 
n/a

Additional Notes:
n/a

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