What were the natural resources of colonial North Carolina?

The colony of North Carolina was on the east side of the new world, the natural resources included great planting soil, it had the best climate being a southern colony, so it had the longest growing season, the colonist grew cash crops such as sugar cane, rice, tobacco, and indigo. The southern colonies had few mountains, and quite a bit of trees. The southern colonies had the biggest amounts of land. The colony was near the ocean too.