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Quercus castaneifolia

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

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

Features: Black bark becomes gray; shallow-lobed leaves; dark brown acorns

Uses: Woodland gardens Tree for large landscapes Shade tree Parks

Zones: 6-10

Description: Found in the Caucasus, Iran and Algeria, this is a medium-sized to large deciduous tree, up to 100 ft (30 m) in height with a broadly domed crown. The leaves are oblong or narrowly oval, tapered at both ends and margined with coarse sharply pointed teeth,

Growth Habit: Broad-domed canopy

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