Bur Oak - Quercus macrocarpa

Species: Quercus macrocarpa
Common names: Bur Oak

Plant Properties

Growth Period: Perennial
Plant Form: Tree
Foliage: deciduous
Flower color(s): brown green yellow

Plant Requirements

Water requirements: medium
Light requirements: full sun to shade

Soil moisture requirements: dry to wet
Soil content requirements: Sand Loam Clay Caliche
Drainage requirements: good
Calcium carbonate (CaC03) tolerance: medium
Drought tolerance: high
For photos and cultivation information, visit: http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=QUMA2

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