Plant Details: Nutmeg Hickory
Category Trees  
Zone: 4 - 8
 
Out_of_stock: N
Common Name Nutmeg Hickory Variety  
Regional Names  
Botanical Name Carya myristiciformis
Description A large Hickory with x breaking bark that will with age, peel up slightly to resemble the Shagbark Hickory, Carya ovata. Tolerates forest competition well, this Hickory has a bicolored nut similar to the Pecan Hickory, Carya illinoensis. The nuts are small roundish and are very tasty, but they have a thick shell and little meat. Nutmeg Hickory is very tolerant of heavy wet to dry clay.
Notes
 
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
Y
 
dry:
Y
 
full:
Y
 
Evergreen:
N
neutral:
Y
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
Y
 
partial:
Y
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
Y
 
sand:
Y
 
wet:
Y
 
shade:
Y
  Deciduous:
Y
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2017-09-02 00:47:20.0
Container Size
Price
Seedlings
12.00
 
Minimum of 2 seedlings. We can usually ship these in a Priority Mail tube box to most of the lower 48 states.
3 Gallon
48.00
Last Update:
2010-11-23 22:02:28.0
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