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Quercus palustris

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More About Quercus palustris

  • Pyramidal, broad, spreading, oval crown
  • Leaves are dark green with deep, sharply pointed lobes
  • Insignificant flowers (catkins) are followed by rounded acorns
  • Foliage turns a deep red in the fall

Interesting Notes:

Native to Ontario and parts of North America.

Zone:

4

Height:

20-25 m

Spread:

13-18 m
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Pin Oak Growing and Maintenance Tips

A popular, shade tree with a strong, central leader and good, fall colour. This oak is great for landscapes, parks or streets.


Quercus palustris Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Native to Ontario
Native to Ontario

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Seed
Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Oval
Pyramidal

Foliage Color

Green (dark)
Red

Landscape uses

Naturalizing
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Quercus palustris

Quercus coccinea

Quercus coccinea

Scarlet Oak