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Shumard Oak

Quercus shumardii

Shumard Oak

Plant Description

Deep green foliage is similar to Pin Oak. Considered to be a drought tolerant species. Tolerant of alkalinity. One of the better Oaks for transplanting.

Care Instructions

Prefers moist, rich, acidic, well-drained soil. Tolerates full sun and wet, clay soils, city conditions and sulfur dioxide. Prune in the fall.

Plant Type: Deciduous Tree

Height: 40?

Flower Color:

Foliage: Fall Foliage is russet-red

Location: Sun

Spread: 40?

Bloom Period:

Shape: Pyramidal

Growth Rate: Moderate

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