How do pecan trees pollinate?

Answer Pecan trees have both male and female flowers and can self-pollinate via shedding directly onto the female or being carried by the wind. The male flowers are catkin-like, and the female flowers are... Read More »

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Do bees pollinate pecan trees?

No. Pecan trees develop both male and female flowers. In some varieties of pecan trees, male flowers develop first while in other varieties female nutlets develop first. To prevent self-fertilizati... Read More »

Does a mahan pecan tree self-pollinate?

Mahan pecan trees can self pollinate, however, growers consider it undesirable as it affects nut quality. According to Willis Orchards, three different varieties planted together will increase poll... Read More »

Will Crabapple Trees Pollinate Other Fruit Trees?

A member of the genus Malus and a close relative of the apple, the crabapple is often used as an ornamental landscape tree. Although not useful for pollinating nonapple species such as peaches or p... Read More »

How far apart do apple trees have to be to pollinate?

Apple trees do not self-pollinate and will not produce fruit unless they are cross-pollinated with another tree. Bees and insects assist in cross-pollination by spreading pollen from one tree to an... Read More »