Forrest Keeling

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Carya illinoinensis


  • Provides food and cover for wildlife
  • Prefers moist soils
  • Height: 70-100 Feet
  • Spread: 40-75 Feet
  • Hardiness Zone: 5-9
Size Avail Future Price Qty
S3-15 RPM 157 0 Sign In for Ordering
S3-3 RPM 2284 8288 Sign In for Ordering
S3-3CG RPM 1037 8287 Sign In for Ordering
S3-5 RPM 0 0 Sign In for Ordering
S3-7 RPM 96 0 Sign In for Ordering

Interesting Notes:

Native pecans, hickories and related varieties do not exhibit the vigorous top growth seen in other RPM varieties. They do, however, develop the dense root mass and always "catch up" with larger seedlings within a few years.

Characteristics & Attributes

Full Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist, Well-Drained
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Erosion Control
Midwest Native
Grow Native!
Pecan Carya illinoinensis from Forrest Keeling