Carya illinoinensis 'Forkert'
- Common Name(s):
- Forkert pecan
- Edible Plants, Trees
This is a cultivar that are recommended in southeast United States. It has a poor resistance to scab which needs a good control program. Type II pecan.
- 70-100 ft.
- Full-sun. Loamy, well-drained soil with a pH of 6.0-6.5.
- Upright, oval to rounded shape
- It bears long nut with a thin husk. The percentage of kernel is high.
- 40-75 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- The green leaves are alternate and pinnate with 9-17 leaflets.
NCCES plant id: 3033