Shumard Oak Quercus shumardii
Cannot ship to
AK, AZ, CA, FL, HI, LA, OR
Member Price *
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
The small acorns from this tree are a favorite of deer and squirrels and also enjoyed by several species of birds and mammals.
This tree was introduced in 1907.
More Arbor Day Foundation Favorites