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Quercus cerris

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

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

Features: Dull gray fissured bark; rough leaves; acorns have downy scales

Uses: Woodland gardens Tree for large landscapes Shade tree Parks

Zones: 7-10

Description: This large, fast-growing, deciduous tree, to 100 ft (30 m), is found in southern Europe and the Middle East. It has an open slender crown when young, but becomes broad-domed. The bark is dull gray and roughly fissured. The leaves are oval or oblong, shall

Growth Habit: Broad-domed crown with age

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