Pterocarya fraxinifolia / Noce del Caucaso

Species: Pterocarya fraxinifolia (Lam.) Spach.
Italian common noun: Noce del Caucaso
Family: Juglandaceae
Trees DeciduosFull sun
Climate resistance: + / -20° CClimate resistance: + / -20° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151

Origin: Caucasus, Northern Iran.

Botanical characteristics: It is a large deciduous tree, vigorous, up to 30 m high, with low trunk, dense branching and spreading crown. It has a deeply furrowed bark. Leaves are uneven, up to 60 cm long. and more, they are composed of 7-27 sessile oval-shaped, finely toothed, dark green shiny leaflets. It is a monoecious plant with male and female inflorescences in green catkins on the same plant. The female inflorescences give rise to infructescenses from 30 to 50 cm long formed by nuts supplied with a green wing of about 2 cm.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It is cultivated on deep, fertile and moist but well-drained soil with full sun exposure.

Use: It is used as ornamental plant for large gardens and parks, mainly as isolated specimen.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Zolla 175-200 cm
Zolla 200-250 cm
Zolla 250-300 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 300-350 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 350-400 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 400-450 cm
Zolla 8-10 cm
Zolla 12-14 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 14-16 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 16-18 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 18-20 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 20-25 cm