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Carya glabra

Common Name(s): Pignut hickory
Family: Juglandaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 140 to 300 (days)
Opt.Max=81° (F)
Precipitation: 30 to 80 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -22° (F)
Soil pH: 6.5 to 7.4
Soil Texture/Type: Light, loams
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity:
Range to Northern Illinois to northern florida. Illinois timber crop. Southeastern US. Not harvested commercially in US. Occurs in humid climates. High drought tolerance.
Fuel - charcoal, Fuel - fuelwood, Material - wood


Geographical Origin:
North America, Cultivated Europe
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