Pecan Trees (Potted) - Kiowa (Type 2)

Scientific Name: Carya illinoinensis
Best Planted in USDA Hardiness Zone: 7-10.
 

$34.95

Plant Quick Guide

Growing Zones:

7-10.

Mature Height:

75-100 ft

Mature Width:

40-70 ft

Sunlight:

Full (6-8 hours)

Spacing:

40-60 ft

Chill Hours:

200-350

Growth Rate:

Moderate

Harvest Time:

Late October

Year to Bear:

5-7 years

Pollinator:

Needed. Excellent compatibility with Cape Fear, Creek, Desirable, Gafford, or Mandan

Does Not Ship To:

AK, AZ, CA, HI, PR
  • Description
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  • Care
The shell markings and large size of Kiowa pecans make this a very attractive nut. These large pecans closely resemble Desirable pecans except for their thinner shell. The Kiowa tree is vigorous and yields 40-50 nuts per pound and reaches a mature height of 75 to 100 feet. It is slightly susceptible to scab. The Kiowa tree is a Type-2 pollinator and should be pollinated with Type-One pollinators. It is hardy in Zones 7-10 and can be planted in full sun or partial shade with deep, moist, well-drained soil. USDA ZONES: Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
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Combination orders: Orders containing a mix of bare root plants and potted plants will all ship together. If you have questions about shipping please contact us and we will do our best to assist you.

Bare root orders only: Bare root trees have to be dormant in order to be shipped. We will begin shipping directly after they are harvested. If everything goes according to schedule, bare root shipping will begin the last week in January.

We currently cannot ship to the following states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Puerto Rico or US territories. We cannot ship trees internationally.

STEP 1) First, decide on a planting location. Consider carefully what kind of sun, soil, and growing-space your tree or shrub will need.
STEP 2) Once you've located the perfect spot, the hole you are digging must be at least double the width and as deep as the root system you are planting.
STEP 3) Remove the plant from the pot and place the root ball in the hole. The top of the root system should be level with the ground. Before placing the tree or shrub in the hole, use your hands to gently break up the root system.
STEP 4) Once the plant is in place, backfill the hole with native soil and any leftover potting material.
STEP 5) Pack down the soil to eliminate any air pockets.
STEP 6) When finished, water thoroughly.

Pecan trees need water and sun in order to thrive. Be sure to plant in deep, moist, and well-drained soil. During the tree's first growing season, be sure to water regularly, about a gallon of water a day, (though you do not need to water every day in order to accomplish this). Prune pecan trees in the winter, making sure to prune lower hanging branches to encourage upward and lateral growth.
More Information: Pecan Planting Guide

Customer Reviews

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J
J.S.
Good

Arrived in good shape

P
P.E.
Pecan tree

Tree arrived in perfect condition and is a beautiful plant.

J
J.V.
Pecan tree

Everything's okay I was just expecting the pecan tree to be a little bit bigger but otherwise it's going fine thank you

B
B.
Kiowa Pecan Tree

Tree was packaged well and tied to a stake. There were only a couple of small green leaves growing from the top and I broke one of them getting it out of the box. I was worried at first, but I could see were there were other places that were ready to sprout. I haven't planted it yet, but I put it outside and it is sprouting new leaves and growing rapidly. Will plant soon. I'm very happy with it.

F
F.L.
bare root pecans

very good looking trees, I am sure they will do very well. I had sworn of mail order plants and then tried these folks because I could not find pecan trees. They are very good. product is great packaging and shipping outstanding

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