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Posey Pecan

Carya illinoinensis 'Posey'

'Posey' is an excellent pecan cultivar. 'Posey' is resistant to scab and offers early nut maturation. Recommended (1990) for planting in Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri and Tennessee.

Provides food and cover for wildlife
Prefers moist soils
Species selection from northern area
Nuts have excellent quality
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 Item  Height  Size  Price  Qty
10369 6-12in Step 2 $9.95

More About Carya illinoinensis 'Posey':

Native selection from Gibson County, IN, introduced in 1911 by W. C. Reed.

Gardening Suggestions for Posey Pecan:

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

Check on our cultivars such as 'Kanza', '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:

Moist, Well-Drained
70-100 Feet
40-75 Feet
Hardiness Zone:
5 - 8

RPM: Scientifically Proven to Grow Faster and Healthier

Forrest Keeling Nursery is the world-renowned originator of the RPM (root production method®) RPM technology. Our patented RPM tree technology yields unsurpassed survivability and plant growth, which makes Forrest Keeling plants the benchmark for wetland restorations and large-scale installations in any application.


Characteristics & Attributes for Carya illinoinensis 'Posey'

Soil Moisture Preference

Moist, Well-Drained


Full Sun




Mass Planting