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Carya tomentosa

Common Name(s): White heart hickory; mockernut hickory
Family: Juglandaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 160 to 320 (days)
Precipitation: 35 to 80 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -9° (F)
Soil pH:
Soil Texture/Type: Deep, fertile soils
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity:
Illinois timber crop. Eastern US to Illinois and Missouri and south to northern Florida. No commercial harvests.
No diseases found for the ten pathogens searched.
Environ. - ornamental, Fuel - charcoal, Fuel - fuelwood, Material - wood


Geographical Origin:
North America
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