Carya 'Elliot' ~ Elliot Pecan-ServeScape
Carya 'Elliot' ~ Elliot Pecan-ServeScape
Carya 'Elliot' ~ Elliot Pecan-ServeScape

Elliot Pecan

Carya 'Elliot'


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Planning to install this yourself? We recommend a size 15 Gallon or smaller for DIY installations. These sizes do not require any offloading equipment.
Any tree or shrub that is sized by HEIGHT or CAL (Caliper- size where the trunk meets the root flare) is delivered with a large root ball wrapped in burlap (B&B). They are typically 1000+ LBS per plant. They will require heavy equipment to install. Installation is not included in the price of the plant. We highly recommend adding the ServeScape ‘One-Click’ Installation service (must be added at the cart page) for material of this size, or working with a contractor that can provide equipment for installation.

For any tree or shrub that is sized larger than 10’ HEIGHT or 3” CAL, the customer will be required to provide offloading equipment or a contractor to offload unless paying for installation through ServeScape. We will coordinate delivery with you so that your contractor can have equipment ready upon your plant's arrival!
**Dormancy Note - This plant is currently dormant for the winter! It is available for purchase! Your delivered plant may be dormant, or showing very little top growth. However, you can still plant! These plants are putting all their energy into root production, so they will be ready to thrive in the spring! If you have any issues with your plant the following peak season, you can fill out our return request form to request a replacement plant.

The Elliot Pecan tree is a large, deciduous tree that can reach a height of 70 to 100 feet with a spread of 40 to 75 feet. It has a spreading canopy and dark green, pinnately compound leaves that turn golden yellow in the fall.

One of the notable characteristics of the Elliot Pecan is its excellent nut quality. The nuts are medium to large in size with a thin shell and a rich, buttery flavor. They are highly prized for eating fresh, baking, and cooking.

When it comes to growing conditions, the Elliot Pecan thrives in full sun and well-drained soil. It requires regular watering, especially during dry periods, to ensure optimal nut production. Pruning may be necessary to maintain its shape and promote healthy growth.

It's worth noting that pecan trees are typically cross-pollinated, so having another compatible pecan variety nearby is beneficial for optimal nut production. The Elliot Pecan is often used as a pollinator for other pecan varieties due to its early pollen shedding.

Type: 

Tree

Origins:

South Central N. America

Height: 

70’ - 100’ 

Spread: 

60’ - 70’

Spacing: 

65’

USDA Hardiness Zone: 

6 - 9

Culture: 

Full SunPart Sun

Bloom Color: 

Green

Season of Interest: 

FallYear-Round

MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance.  Difficult to transplant due to taproot.  Large trees can produce considerable litter with twigs, leaves, and nuts.   No serious disease or pests.  Hickory bark beetle, pecan weevil, borers and twig girdler can be problems in some areas. White heart rot, anthracnose, leaf blotch, powdery mildew, leaf spot, cankers, catkin blight, crown gall and scab are occasional diseases.

LANDSCAPE USES: Specimen planting or mass plantings, Woodland GardenNaturalized AreasNative Garden, and Shade Tree.

COMPANION PLANTS: Yellow BirchOakleaf HydrangeaBottlebrush Buckeye

IMAGES: Forest and Kim Starrstarr-110601-6042-Carya_illinoinensis-habit-Keokea-Maui, (2) Lars Plougmann, Spring is here, (3) Judy Baxter/U.S. Department of Agriculture85058891 156b313898 z - Flickr - USDAgovCC BY 2.0

*As plants have ranges in appearance they may not appear as the images shown.

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