Nut Size: medium, 55 nuts/lb.
Quality: good, 51% kernel
Pollinator: Type 1
USDA Grow Zones: 6-9
Other Characteristics: Cape Fear produces well filled nuts beginning at a young age. Alternate bearing in mature years is common. Cape Fear has a good scab resistance.
Type 1 pollinators = protandrous This means that the pollen sheds prior to stigma receptivity. Due to this the type 1 trees should be pollinated with type 2 trees.
Type 2 pollinators = protogynous This means that the stigma is receptive prior to pollen shedding. Due to this type 2 trees should be pollinated with type 1 trees.
Other varieties of Pecan trees are available through Bentley Farms’ Georgia Pecan Trees located in Valdosta, Georgia.