Host an Event Volunteer Join Tickets

Support the plant database you love!


Plant Database

Search for native plants by scientific name, common name or family. If you are not sure what you are looking for, try the Combination Search or our Recommended Species lists.

Enter a Plant Name:
Or you can choose a plant family:

Carya ×schneckii

Carya ×schneckii Sarg.

Hybrid Hickory, Schneck's Hickory

Juglandaceae (Walnut family)


USDA Symbol: CASC16

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Natural hybrid of Carya illinoinensis and C. tomentosa.


From the Image Gallery

No images of this plant

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Fruit Type: Nut
Size Notes: Up to about 130 feet tall.
Fruit: Reddish to dark brown.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Green , Brown
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May


Native Habitat: Stream banks, rolling hills, and on well-drained soils.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Carya ×schneckii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Carya ×schneckii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Carya ×schneckii


Record Modified: 2020-11-02
Research By: CBR

Go back