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Order: Fagales
   Family: Fagaceae
            Genus: Quercus
                        Specie: acutissima

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 80 ft (24 m)

Cultivation: Deep, fertile, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Dark gray fissured bark; narrow, oblong, green leaves

Uses: Woodland gardens Shade tree Parks

Zones: 5-10

Description: A native of Japan, Korea, China and the Himalayas, this medium-sized deciduous tree to less than 80 ft (24 m) tall has narrow, oblong, chestnut-like leaves that are polished green, becoming smooth and persisting until winter; they are margined with bristl

Growth Habit: Round-domed habit


Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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