Go Back Oak Bur

Quercus macrocarpa
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Plant Type: Deciduous Trees

Native from Nova Scotia to Manitoba and south to Pennsylvania and Texas, this beautiful oak has attractive corky bark especially interesting in winter. A great xeriscape plant, it tolerates a wide range of soil types and air pollutants. Voted 2001 Urban Tree of the Year by the Society of Municipal Arborists. GreatPlants® for the Great Plains 2004.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

Green

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

60-80'

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Plant Height

60-80'

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-9

Soil Moisture

Average and consistent


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Bloom Time

Critter Resistance

Exposure

full sun

Growth Rate

Seasonal Interests