Cape Fear Pecans -
bright yellow, large in size
The bright yellow color of the shelled pecans is extremely attractive when packaged in cellophane bags. The nuts of the Cape Fear pecan are large in size, numbering 55 nuts per pound, and this papershell pecan has a high kernel shell out rate that varies from 50-55% kernel.
The Cape Fear pecan tree is recommended for orchard growing from Northern Florida to North Carolina. Dr.Smit at Willard Horicultural Dept in North Carolina released this papershell cultivar to nurseries all over the United States, and the parent pecan tree of the Cape Fear cultivar was the Schley cultivar mother tree.
Elliot Pecans -
high yielding, ripens early.
The Elliot pecan is a high yielding cultivar that normally ripens one month before other paper shell varieties.The Elliot pecan tree is a famous pecan tree in Florida, and when toasted and salted the Elliot pecan is the most delicious of all nuts.