With Good Care, How Long Do Pecan Trees Live?
To plant a pecan tree (Carya illinoinensis) is to make a long-term investment in the future. Not just your future, but those of your distant descendants. With the right growing conditions and care, pecan trees live for up to 300 years and provide annual nut harvests for most of them. For tips on maximizing a pecan tree’s lifespan, read on!