Pecan Trees (Potted) - Caddo (Type 1)

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

$29.95

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:

Early October

Year to Bear:

6-8 years

Pollinator:

Needed. Excellent compatibility with Cherryle, Elliot, Gafford, or Kanza

Does Not Ship To:

AK, AZ, CA, HI, PR
  • Description
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  • About Bare Root Preorders
The Caddo is a highly productive pecan tree, yielding about 60 nuts per pound. The pecans ripen in mid season and have excellent shelling characteristics so you can get right to enjoying them! They are oblong elliptical to oblong shaped nuts. The tree grows to a mature height of 75 to 100 feet. The tree is moderately scab resistant and is a Type-1 pollinator, or a protandrous, meaning that its pollen sheds prior to stigma receptivity. Because of this, the Caddo should be pollinated with Type Two pecan trees. The Caddo thrives in Zones 6-10. 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: Pecan Planting Guide
Bare Root Pecan Pre Order Terms & Conditions

• Thank you for pre ordering! Please use code BR2018 at checkout to receive a limited time offer of 10% off your bare root order. Code is only valid on bare root pecan pre orders.
• Pecan bare root pre orders will be accepted until harvest date of bare root trees (to be determined, but generally end of December/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.
• Pre Orders are shipped in the order that they were received after harvest date (to be determined, but generally end of December/early January).
• If, in the event the quantity or variety you pre ordered is not available you will be notified and will have the opportunity to substitute a different variety or cancel your order before shipping.

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Good condition

Received order and.plants.were in good condition. They appear to be first year plants as the grafting tape was still on them. Put them in the ground 2/20 so we will see once the weather warms how well they do.

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