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Pecan Trees (Bare Root) - Oconee (Type 1)

Scientific Name: Carya illinoinensis
Best Planted in USDA Hardiness Zone: 6-10.
 

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Plant Quick Guide

Growing Zones:

6-10.

Mature Height:

75-100 ft

Mature Width:

40-70 ft

Sunlight:

Full (6-8 hours)

Spacing:

40-60 ft

Chill Hours:

300-500

Growth Rate:

Moderate

Harvest Time:

Mid October

Year to Bear:

5-7 years

Pollinator:

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

Does Not Ship To:

AK, AZ, CA, HI, PR
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  • About Bare Root Preorders
The Oconee Pecan tree has good yield potential, yielding about 48 nuts per pound. The nuts are large and elliptical and grow in clusters. Best of all, the nuts are easily crackable so you can quickly get to the tasty goodness. The Oconee is moderately scab resistant and is hardy in Zones 6-10. The tree grows to a mature height of 75 to 100 feet. It is a Type-1 pollinator and should be pollinated with Type-Two pecan trees. Pecan Trees can be planted in full sun or partial shade as long as they are in deep, moist, well-drained soil. USDA ZONES: Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
We are now offering $15 flat rate shipping for all orders!
At Plant Me Green we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care. We ship your plants using FedEx Ground the following business day after you have completed checkout. We still cannot ship to some states based off the Agricultural Laws that may be in place. If you have any questions concerning transit time for your order, please feel free to contact us at info@plantmegreen.com or toll free 855-817-5268.

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: Bare Root Planting Guide
Bare Root Pecan Preorder Terms & Conditions
Thank you for preordering!
• Pecan bare root preorders will be accepted until harvest date of bare root trees (to be determined, but generally early January) or until maximum orders have been filled.
• Orders will ship approximately 2-3 weeks after harvest date UNLESS otherwise noted in your order. We do not hold orders unless requested by you the buyer.
• Payment in full is required to secure quantity and variety for your order. Payment will be processed immediately upon completing checkout.
• Preorders are shipped in the order that they were received after harvest date (to be determined, but generally early January).
• If, in the event the quantity or variety you preordered is not available you will be notified and will have the opportunity to substitute a different variety or cancel your order before shipping.

Customer Reviews

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N.C.
Great trees

These trees arrived on the day expected and were well packed and in good condition. Very nice root structure. Dormant upon arrival,
so will wait and see how well they do in my area.

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F.Y.
Oconee Pecan Trees

All 15 trees are doing great. Leafing out. My only problem is mosquito hawks. They are eating g the new buds. ( not your problem)

J
J.V.
Oconee pecan

Tree arrived in good shape and is already starting to leaf out. Excellent set of pre-planting care and planting instructions. I am very pleased.

L
L.C.
pecan trees

I ordered two bare root pecans.They came in a sturdy box and were well took care of.They were good looking trees.Pecans have long tap roots and some of that will have to be cut off.Having never ordered pecans trees before i wasn't sure what i might get but they were better than i expected.

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T.W.
Hobby

Trees came in prompt and wrapped good. Got them in the ground the next day. Only problem was no one was shipped with the trees to help plant them.

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