jhecksel at voyager.net
Thu Jan 5 17:24:45 EST 2006
> Topgun. Lon, Lucky, Charles, Donna,
> Thank you all for your input on the Pecan question. I have set myself a
> little project, to do surrepticious shelterbelt type plantings on neglected
> public lands around here. It was my idea that these pecans might do nicely
> for that, in which case nut quality, etc., will not be an issue.
Please consider seed sources from areas that have shorter seasons and colder winters. Try going to ebay and typing in Missouri Pecan.
Trees from this seed source *may* be more likely to produce usable nuts than trees from commercial, southern cultivars.
Just my 2 cents.
I think I
> will use the instructions you have all provided to sprout the nuts this
> spring, and then try to get them going in pots. At that point I will
> probably get greedy, and be tempted to graft and keep at least a couple,
> though space will definitely be a consideration.
> I have never seen or heard of a fruiting pecan on Long Island, but with
> atmospheric warming, I suppose conditions may be improving. If these pecans
> hatch and thrive, and I decide to graft any I will get back to you Lucky for
> your NJ friend's contact info. Again, thanks everyone.
> Sincerely, dylan
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