Shingle Oak Tree

Shingle Oak Tree

Shingle Oak Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Quercus imbricaria
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Slow to medium
Site Requirements:   Sun; range of soil types including dry sites
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Pyramidal to upright oval when young; broad rounded with age; drooping lower branches
Height:   50 to 60'
Weight:   50 to 60'
Leaf:   2.5 to 6" alternate, simple leaves; yellow brown to russet red fall color; often persists into winter
Flower/Fruit:   .5" acorn
Comments:    --
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --