Swamp White Oak
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - slow to mediumMature Height - 50-60'Mature Width - 50-60'+Longevity - medium 100-200 years
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - monoecious; staminate catkins pendant, clustered; pistilate solitaryFruit - 1" acornLeaf - Fall Color - yellow; some red to purpleBark - flaky grayish brown; longitudinal fissures, flat ridgesOther Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - low lying swampy soil or along stream bedsNative Habitat - Quebec to GA west to Mich and Ark. introduced 1800Diseases and Insects - anthracnose, leaf scorch, cankers, leaf spots, powdery mildew,rust, wilt, decay, shoe-string root rot, galls, scales, saddleback caterpillar, oak skeletonizer, bores, miners, mitesStrength - 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 bicolor.