The Shellbark Hickory is a high-branching tree with a thin, rectangular crown and a straight, slender trunk. It's a strong, shaggy-barked tree. The nuts are delicious and big. The tree bears nuts after 10-12 years and bears once a year, but not substantially.
Botanical Name : Carya laciniosa
Common Name : Shellbark Hickory
Height : 60- 80 ft
Spread : 40 ft
Germination Info : Seed requires 90-120 days cold moist stratification
Hardiness zone : 5-8
Average seed per ounce : Approx. 2