Michaux Oak Tree

Michaux Oak Tree

Michaux Oak Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Quercus michauxii
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun; range of soil types including moist soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Pyramidal; oval to rounded; densely branched
Height:   60 to 80'
Weight:   50 to 70'
Leaf:   6 to 9" alternate, simple leaves; bronze red fall color
Flower/Fruit:   --
Comments:    Native; larval plant for Juvenal's duskywing butterfly; shallow root system
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --