Shagbark Hickory


Carya ovata

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Tree in 2 x 5 inch coco fibre plug

Light: part shade to full sun
Moisture: medium
Soil: sandy loam, loam, clay loam
Mature Height: 80 feet

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A versatile tree that grows in a wide variety of locations and soils. Prefers moist soil in a part to full sun location. Deep tap root highlights the need to pick location well as a significant growing space is needed. Seeds are edible are can be eaten raw or cooked; often used in breads and pies. Many animals like squirrels rely on the sweet, high-fat nuts.

Ontario Hardiness Zone: 4 to 7 (Find out your Hardiness Zone here)


Additional information

Weight.10 kg
Dimensions6 × 6 × 30 cm
Light Requirements

Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade, Partial Shade

Moisture Requirements


Soil Requirements

Clay Loam, Loam, Sandy Loam, Clay Loam to Sandy Loam

Poisonous To Humans?




Flower Colour


Bloom Period


Fall Colours

Brown, Yellow