CARYA

Commonly known as Hickory

The hickory, which includes the pecan nut, is a tree valued for its foliage which often colours well in autumn.

The wood has been used for the bottoms of skis, lacrosse sticks and drumsticks and is prized as a fuel for woodburning stoves.

Genus of about 18 species of deciduous trees, mostly found in woodland in eastern Asia and North America.

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Pinnate, alternate leaves which colour well in autumn.
  • Tree
    Pendent male catkins are produced in late spring.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

Buy Varieties of CARYA

CARYA ovata

CARYA ovata

Shagbark hickory

five long pointed leaflets to each leaf and excellent yellow autumn colour

 
£22.00 each 
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Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.

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