Kanza Pecan

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Kanza Pecan (Carya illinoinensis) is a modern cultivar, celebrated for its cold-hardiness and medium-sized, flavorful nuts. This tree not only guarantees a consistent harvest but also adorns landscapes with its lush green foliage. Perfect for both commercial and backyard orchards, the Kanza Pecan is a blend of beauty and bounty.

2-3′ Bareroot Grafted

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 5-9
Soil pH: 6.0-6.5
Soil Type: Well-drained, sandy loam
Water Requirements: Deep, infrequent watering
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Good
Chilling Hours: 600-800 hours

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 70-100′ tall, 40-75′ wide
Plant Spacing: 35-45′
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Rootstock: Moore, Stuart, or Choctaw Seedling

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Cross-pollination from Type I required
Pollination Mechanisms: Wind
Bloom Time: April-May
Flower Color: Greenish-yellow

Fruit Characteristics

Nut size: 1-1.5″
Nut Flavor: Mild, sweet
Nut/Husk Color and Appearance Brown, smooth
Harvest Time: October-November
Yield & Storage: High yield, store in cool, dry place
Years to Bear: 4-8

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Pecan Scab: Moderately Resistant
Pecan Phylloxera Resistance: Resistant
Pecan Bacterial Leaf scorch: Moderately Resistant
Pecan Anthracnose Resistance: Resistant
Pecan Weevil Resistance: Moderately Resistant
Hickory Shuckworm Resistance: Moderately Resistant

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow-orange
Lifespan: 150-300 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Southeastern United States
Nitrogen Fixing: No