Quercus macrocarpa – Bur Oak

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Extremely tolerant of urban conditions. Very drought tolerant and adapts to a wide range of soils. Large leaves can grow 5” wide and 10” long. Glossy green on top, lighter color underneath provides a nice bi-color effect in the breeze. Handsome tree, quite majestic when mature.

Height: 55 ft
Spread: 45 ft
Shape: Oval
Flower: Inconspicuous
Foliage: Glossy, Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Species: Quercus - Oak
Hardiness Zone: 3