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Northern Red Oak

Quercus rubra

Item 069255

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USDA Zone:
4-9
This plant will grow in my zone:
6
Key feature:
  • Light Needs
    Full sun
  • Watering Needs
    Water regularly - weekly; less once established, more in extreme heat.
Description:

Outstanding large pyramidal tree displays brilliant orange, brown and red fall coloring. An excellent shade tree for large lawns or parks. Sends roots deep, easy to garden under. Deciduous.

Full Shot :: Credit: Hort Printers Fall foliage :: Credit: Fotosearch Medium shot :: Credit: Doreen Wynja Close-up :: Credit: Doreen Wynja

Price: $89.00

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Average Landscape Size
Moderate growing; reaches 60 to 80 ft. tall, 35 to 40 ft. wide.
Botanical Name: Quercus rubra
Deciduous/ Evergreen: Deciduous
Growth Habit: Spreading
Growth Rate: Moderate
Special Feature: Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Naturalizes Well, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest
Foliage Color: Green
Bloom Time: Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Flower Color: No
Garden Style: Contemporary ,   Rustic
Design Ideas: A beautiful specimen tree for sizeable homesites and suburban yards. Exceptional street tree and for large scale effects in institutional planting. American native suitable for naturalization in open space and reforestation projects in rural or urban applications.

Provide deep, fertile, acidic, loose, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Feed in early spring. Prune to removed dead or damaged branches in winter.

History

This is from the fact that the ancient tree-worshipping tribes often queried very large old oak trees believed to contain powerful spirits that could foretell the future.

Customer Reviews

Northern Red Oak
by Carrot top, April 21, 2017

Has been planted , looks healthy, and buds are sprouting on all branches
very pleased with purchase and delivery

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