[nafex] Re: Ultra-Northern Pecans - in Minnesota?!

Gordon Nofs gc_nofs at hotmail.com
Thu Mar 29 11:46:07 EST 2001


My Pecans will not always ripen here in zone 5. If we get an early killing 
frost just before they are about ready they will not open. My earliest is 
October. I have crossed The highly touted Weshke Hickory with my hardy 
pecans. But I probably won't be around to see the outcome of the Hican's.
      Gordon
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29 Mar 2001 12:28:44 +0000

Just which zone are these hardy pecans hardy to?  ...........vic, wishfully
thinking spring in zone 3!

Gordon Nofs wrote:

 > My Hardy Pecans are small, some up to 1 1/2 inches. But they crack out
 > whole, thin shell, very tasty. Like I was told once when a person said 
they
 > are awful small, Doc Goldner replied to the person "Yeah, but there is as
 > much and more there than in filberts"
 >     Flint, Michigan
 >       Gordon
 > *******************************************************
 > Subject: [nafex] Re: Ultra-Northern Pecans - in Minnesota?!
 > Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2001 08:43:23 -0600
 >
 > He stated that their was a lot of pecans in his area
 >  >but they were small (about small marble size, a little longer) for the
 > holidays and I ask this gentleman where he lived He stated South Eastern
 > Minnesota
 >
 > I found a tree here in Tennessee with pecans about this small, and found
 > they cracked out very neatly, with none of the problems of shell hung in
 > folds or nutmeats breaking up.  The folds were very tight, there was no
 > wasted space inside.  I thought they would be worth having, and certainly
 > the owners of the tree thought so, they said they collect them every 
year.
 > It was a BIG tree.  Donna
 >
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