Carya illinoinensis 'Sumner'
- Common Name(s):
- Sumner pecan
- Edible Plants, Trees
Sumner pecan is a recommended cultivar for southeast United States. It is a heavy bearing tree with a good resistance to scab, but susceptible to black aphid. 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 produces a large-sized nut with good kernel quality. Ripens in late season.
- 40-75 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- The green leaves are alternate and pinnate with 9-17 leaflets.
NCCES plant id: 3034