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Order: Juglandales
   Family: Juglandaceae
            Genus: Carya
                        Specie: pallida

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 80 ft (24 m)

Cultivation: Deep, fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil

Features: Light green leaflets, silvery beneath; oval fruit

Uses: Specimen tree Large gardens Woodland gardens Shade tree Autumn color

Zones: 6-9

Description: Native to eastern USA, this tree grows to 80 ft (24 m) and in a few cases to 100 ft (30 m). The bark is smooth to deeply grooved. The leaves, consisting of 7 to 9 leaflets, are light green above with silver-gray scales underneath. The oval fruit is up to

Growth Habit: Large broad-domed canopy


Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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