Pecan Trees
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Pecan Trees

Zone Morristown, TN 37814 | maxcollins added on February 2, 2018 | Answered

Can I grow a tree from a base of a tree Sucker that's 5 feet tall?

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BushDoctor
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Answered on February 2, 2018

As long as it is a naturally grown tree and not a graft. If this was a grafted tree then it will not produce the same fruit, or even any. But Yes, you can grow a tree from a sucker. This can be easy to do if you dig down and make sure to get some root growth. This will make things easier.

Here is a collection of articles for more information on the care of the tree: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/nut-trees/pecan/

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