A viable pecan seed (the nut) is the product of cross pollination (sexual reproduction) between two pecan trees. It has a genetic makeup that is different from either parent, and the potential to grow into a pecan tree that differs in unpredictable ways from either parent. If you want to grow a pecan tree with the characteristics of a particular variety, you must use a clone of that variety. Oconee Pecan Tree – A type 1 pollinator is native to the moist bottom lands of the southeastern…
Foraging Butternuts (Juglans cinerea) ~ Also known as white walnuts, these edible wild nuts are sweet and mild. Unlike black walnuts that can be bitter, butternuts are a real treat. Learn how to identify butternut trees and process their delicious wild edible nuts. #foraging #wildfood #selfreliance
Hickory nut harvesting is a fun, family activity that will provide you with a supply of these highprotein nuts to last through the winter. Learn more about harvesting hickory nuts in this article so you can reap all their benefits.
Cross reactivity may occur among certain tree nuts that are closely related. Cross reactivity results from shared protein structures among tree nuts, which may result in an allergic reaction in some people. #treenut #foodallergies #treenutfree #nutfree