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Chetopa Pecan

Carya illinoinensis 'Chetopa'

'Chetopa' is a dependable and hardy selection that shows good resistance to scab. Tall straight trunk with symmetrical, broadly oval crown.

Provides food and cover for wildlife
Prefers moist soils
Moderately precocious
Resistant to scap

More About Carya illinoinensis 'Chetopa':

Within Forrest Keeling's quality "grafted" offerings, are named cultivars such as this pecan cultivars. We also sell seedlings from known seed sources including selected cultivars. This gives you a pecan superior to a chance seedling, at a economical cost. We do the same for walnuts and chestnuts, like the Bond Orchard Selection Chestnuts.

Orig. as native seedling growing at the Kansas Agr. Exp. Field, Chetopa, KS. Discovered by F. Brewster, former land owner and identified as tree #112. Resistant to scab. Moderately precocious, with regular production. Ripens with 'Giles'

The largest member of the hickory family is the Pecan. Pecan is native to the rich, moist soils of the bottomlands, especially of the Mississippi Valley.

Gardening Suggestions for Chetopa Pecan:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Check on our cultivars such as 'Colby', 'Major', 'Normal', 'Pawnee', 'Peruque' and 'Posey' for specific conservation and agricultural benefits. Good quality nuts are also found on our grafted varieties, including 'Colby', 'Kanza', 'Lakota', 'Normal', 'Peruque' and 'Posey'.

Key Characteristics:

Songbirds
Moist, Well-Drained
Height:
70-100 Feet
Spread:
40-75 Feet
Hardiness Zone:
5-9

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Additional Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Songbirds
Upland Birds and Game
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist, Well-Drained
Exposure
Full Sun
Habit
Deciduous
Attributes
Specimen
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Characteristics Key

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Humming- birds
Songbirds
Butterflies
Dry
Average
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet Soil
Cut Flower
Midwest Native
Dried Flower
Salt Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Climbing
Fragrant
Container
Great Foliage