Post Oak Tree

Post Oak Tree

Post Oak Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Quercus stellata
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Slow
Site Requirements:   Sun; range of soil types including poor dry soil; drought tolerant
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Dense rounded crown; stout spreading branches
Height:   40 to 50'
Weight:   Leaf
Leaf:   4 to 8" alternate, simple leaves with 2 to 3 paired lobes; variable fall color - nonshowy to golden brown; leaves persist into winter
Flower/Fruit:   .7 to 1" acorn often in pairs
Comments:    Native
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --