Carya ovata
Shagbark hickory

Family: N/A (Juglandaceae)

Lifespan: Perennial

Height: 70-100' (21-30 m)

Flower Color: Greenish

Flower Size: Tiny

Bloom Season: April-May

Fruit: 1 1/4 - 2 1/2" (3-6 cm) long, nearly round, flattened at tip, with thick dark brown or blackish husk splitting to base

Conditions: Moist soils of valleys and upland slopes in mixed hardwood forests

Sunlight: Intermediate in shade tolerance

Moisture: Moist

Shagbark hickory has a deep taproot.

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