Excellent in both wet and upland soils, this tree has a coarser, less deeply incised leaf than Q. alba, and acorns borne on 2- 4" stalks. It shows good transplant success. Named a 1999 GreatPlants® for the Great Plains Award winner.
Shape: Narrow, rounded, open
Foliage: Dark green with felty white beneath
Fall Foliage: Yellow-brown to red
Exposure: Full Sun
*Photo and info courtesy of Bailey Nurseries, Inc.