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tomentosa

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

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

Features: Dark green leaflets turn golden in autumn; edible fruit

Uses: Specimen tree Large gardens Woodland gardens Shade tree

Zones: 4-9

Description: This species, native to most of eastern USA on drier hills, can grow up to 100 ft (30 m) tall. The dark gray bark has flattened ridges and shallow furrows. The leaves, with up to 9 oblong to lance-shaped leaflets, are dark green on the upper surface with

Growth Habit: Conical habit

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