Carya tomentosa


Common Name: mockernut hickory
Plant Type:Tree
Light (original): part sun, sun
Light Requirements: Sun
Height:60 to 80 feet
Width:20 to 30 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:moist to dry
Soil Moisture:Dry, Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:4 to 9
Flower Colour:yellow-green
Bloom Time:spring
Comments:Squirrels enjoy nuts.
Germination:Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
Germination Notes:
Grow Notes:syn: Carya alba
Picture Copyright: J.S. Peterson @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database