Major is one of the best flavored pecans proving bigger is not always better. This is a cold hardy variety that produces medium sized pecans of excellent quality and a high oil content. A great home or orchard tree that is a pollinator for Kanza, Lakota and Oswego. Major makes medium sized nuts at 77 to 80 nuts per lb. Pollen shed type 1. Pecans are hardy in zones 5 to 9. For those in northern areas, north of the Ohio River, please read the link on this page.