Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - slow to medium 1.5-2' per year over 10-20 yearsMature Height - 50-60' to 100' in the wildMature Width - 50-60'+Longevity - long 200 years or more
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - monoecious; staminate catkins pendant, clustered; pistilate solitaryFruit - 0.62" acorn, cappedLeaf - Fall Color - yellow-brown to russet-redBark - gray brown, close, low ridges, shallow furrowsOther Features - Does well in the midwest. National champion 104' x 68' in CincinnatiPossible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - moist, rich, deep, well drained, acid soil; full sunNative Habitat - Penn. to Ga. west to Nebr. and Ark.Diseases 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 imbricaria.