Carya illinoensis

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Noun1.Carya illinoensis - tree of southern United States and Mexico cultivated for its nutsCarya illinoensis - tree of southern United States and Mexico cultivated for its nuts
pecan - smooth brown oval nut of south central United States
Carya, genus Carya - genus of large deciduous nut-bearing trees; United States and China
pecan - wood of a pecan tree
nut tree - tree bearing edible nuts
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Mature pecan trees are stately and graceful, and wherever you may live, this native tree, Carya illinoensis, is the quintessential tree for Mississippi.
Thus, the present study aimed at comparing the methods of solvent extraction and extraction by pressing of oils from the nuts Juglans regia and Carya illinoensis, to elucidate their influence on the profile of fatty acids, tocopherols, phytosterols, carotenoids, and phenolic compounds.
Carya illinoensis - - - - Celtis laevigata 75 1,42 0,03 0,33 Cercis canadensis 75 1,42 0,25 1,06 Chiococca pachyphylla 25 0,47 0,04 0,01 Juglans mollis 325 6,13 0,80 3,47 Litsea novoleontis P
This applies to all hickories, including the pecan, which is often considered a different nut but is actually a related hickory, Carya illinoensis.
Caricaceae Papaya Carica papaya Anacardiaceae Mango Mangifera indica Table 18-4 Nut Trees Family Common name Scientific name Rosaceae Almond Prunus amygdalus Juglandaceae English Walnut Juglans regia Pecan Carya illinoensis Betulaceae Filbert Corylus avellana Proteaceae Macadamia Macadamia ternifolia Table 18-5 Fruit and Nut Tree Production Guidelines Space per trees Pollinizer Approx.