Quercus palustris – Pin Oak

20140820-Pin Oak (1)
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Unique branching pattern – lower branches are pendulous, middle branches are strongly horizontal and upper branches are angled upward – creates a uncommon shape. Fast growing for an oak, fall color can be very impressive but is somewhat variable. Another oak that transplants well at large sizes.

Height: 55 ft
Spread: 40 ft
Shape: Round
Flower: Inconspicuous
Foliage: Green
Fall Color: Orange, Red
Species: Quercus - Oak
Hardiness Zone: 4