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Common Name: Big Shagbark Hickory
This uncommon species is distinguished from other hickories by the large leaves, nuts, and orange twigs. Found in moist or wet soils of flood plains and valleys with other hardwoods. Best grown in humus rich, medium to wet soils in full sun to part shade. This tree needs a very large space within which to grow. In the wild, it grows in areas that are periodically flooded.
Height: 60-80 Feet
Spread: 40-60 Feet
USDA Hardiness Zone: 3-9