Quercus palustris

Pin Oak
Quercus palustris

This rapid growing, native oak is widely used as a boulevard tree. The many-lobed, sharply pointed leaves hang on the tree into winter. Pin oak prefers full sun and moist, rich, well-drained soil. It does not tolerate alkaline soils.

Height: 40-60’
Spread: 40’
Shape: Broad, pyramidal
Foliage: Dark Green
Fall Foliage: Bright Red
Exposure: Full Sun
Zone: 4-8
*Photo and info courtesy of Bailey Nurseries, Inc.