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Characteristics

Conservation Plant Characteristics

Nectandra coriacea (Sw.) Griseb.
lancewood
NECO

Summary
Duration PR Federal T/E Status
Growth Habit SH, TR   National Wetland Indicator
Native Status L48 (N), PR (N), VI (N)      
 
Morphology/Physiology
Active Growth Period Fall   Fruit/Seed Conspicuous Yes
After Harvest Regrowth Rate   Growth Form Single Crown
Bloat None   Growth Rate Moderate
C:N Ratio   Height at Base Age, Maximum 50
Coppice Potential No   Height at Maturity 25.0
Fall Conspicuous No   Known Allelopath No
Fire Resistant No   Leaf Retention Yes
Flower Color White   Lifespan Short
Flower Conspicuous Yes   Low Growing Grass No
Foliage Color Green   Nitrogen Fixation None
Foliage Porosity Summer Dense   Resprout Ability No
Foliage Porosity Winter Dense   Shape and Orientation
Foliage Texture Coarse   Toxicity
Fruit/Seed Color Purple      
 
Growth Requirements
Adapted To Coarse Textured Soils Yes   Moisture Use
Adapted To Medium Textured Soils Yes   pH, Minimum 5.6
Adapted To Fine Textured Soils No   pH, Maximum 8.5
Anaerobic Tolerance None   Planting Density Per Acre, Minimum 320
CaCO3 Tolerance Medium   Planting Density Per Acre, Maximum 640
Cold Stratification Required No   Precipitation, Minimum 39
Drought Tolerance Medium   Precipitation, Maximum 80
Fertility Requirement Medium   Root Depth, Minimum 36
Fire Tolerance Medium   Salinity Tolerance Low
Frost Free Days, Minimum 365   Shade Tolerance Tolerant
Hedge Tolerance Low   Temperature, Minimum (°F) 25
 
Reproduction
Bloom Period Early Summer   Propagated By Cuttings No
Commercial Availability   Propagated By Seed No
Fruit/Seed Abundance   Propagated By Sod No
Fruit/Seed Period Begin Year Round   Propagated By Sprigs No
Fruit/Seed Period End Year Round   Propagated By Tubers No
Fruit/Seed Persistence Yes   Seed Per Pound
Propagated By Bare Root No   Seed Spread Rate
Propagated By Bulbs No   Seedling Vigor
Propagated By Container No   Small Grain No
Propagated By Corms No   Vegetative Spread Rate
 
Suitibility/Use
Berry/Nut/Seed Product No   Palatable Browse Animal Medium
Christmas Tree Product No   Palatable Graze Animal Medium
Fodder Product No   Palatable Human No
Fuelwood Product Medium   Post Product Yes
Lumber Product Yes   Protein Potential
Naval Store Product No   Pulpwood Product No
Nursery Stock Product Yes   Veneer Product Yes
 
 
Time Generated: 04/01/2020 10:48 AM CDT