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Quercus alnifolia

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 25 ft (8 m)

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

Features: Golden yellow leaves; cone-shaped acorns

Uses: Sheltered sites Woodland gardens

Zones: 6-10

Description: A native of Cyprus, this small, evergreen and slow-growing tree, 25 ft (8 m) tall by about 7 ft (2 m) wide, has erect branching stems and a shrubby crown. It has golden yellow leaves with yellow-felted undersurfaces. The acorns are small and cone-shaped,

Growth Habit: Erect branching habit

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