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Shumard Oak Quercus shumardii


  • Shumard Oak - Quercus shumardii
  • Shumard Oak - Quercus shumardii

Average Shipping Height: 2' - 3'
Item #3637
Member Price *
$7.49
Regular Price
$11.50
Quantity

Cannot ship to AK, AZ, CA, FL, HI, LA, OR
Guaranteed Healthy Delivery

Overview

The Shumard Oak grows in zones 5-9.
A stately, strong, and long-lived tree with beautiful fall color, the Shumard oak is a great selection for yards. This adaptable species has been successfully grown in urban areas where air pollution, poor drainage, compacted soil, and/or drought are common, making it a fine choice for street trees as well.

  • Displays vibrant red-orange fall color
  • Produces acorns that are popular with wildlife
  • Tolerates pollution and compacted soil
  • Will be delivered at a height of 2'–3'

 




Your Tree’s Personality

Mature Height

40'–60'

Mature Spread

40'–60'

Growth Rate

Medium

Shape

Rounded

Sun Preference

Full Sun,

Soil Preference

Acidic, Alkaline, Drought-tolerant, Loamy, Well-drained,

Wildlife Value

The small acorns from this tree are a favorite of deer and squirrels and also enjoyed by several species of birds and mammals.

History/Lore

This tree was introduced in 1907.

Planting Instructions




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