Shagbark hickory

Common name  Shagbark hickory
Date  July 08, 2010
Details  Broadly columnar, deciduous. Straight trunk and lightly branched. Bark peels in vertical plates with age. Orange autumn colour, prized timber, nuts sweet and edible. Plant small, tap root must develop before height growth commences.
Height (m)  25
Botanical name  Carya Ovata
Seeds / nuts / tubers  
Shade / Sun  Full sun