Bitternut Hickory Tree

Bitternut Hickory Tree

Bitternut Hickory Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Carya cordiformis
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; range of soil types
Texture:   Coarse
Form:   Irregular
Height:   50 to 70'
Weight:   -
Leaf:   6 to 10" alternate, pinnately compound leaves with 5 to 9 leaflets
Flower/Fruit:   Bitter nuts
Comments:    Native; has striking yellow buds
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --