Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - initially medium 32' in 16 yearsMature Height - 40-60'Mature Width - 40-60' variableLongevity - long 200 years or more
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - male 3-4" catkins March-AprilFruit - 1" acorn, sessile, involucre with spreading recurve scalesLeaf - Fall Color - yellow to golden-brownBark - corky ash brown; deeply ridged and furrowedOther Features - One of the fastest growing oaks. New leaves emerge light yellow, turn lustrous green in summerPossible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - acid, well drained soil; adaptable; like heatNative Habitat - Japan, Korea, China, Himalayas; Introduced 1862Diseases and Insects - none seriousStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Oak.- Other plants of the family Fagaceae.- Other plants of the genus Quercus.- Other plants of the species Quercus acutissima.