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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 70 ft (21 m)

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

Features: Deeply-lobed leaves turn crimson-purple in autumn

Uses: Woodland gardens Autumn color Tree for large landscapes Shade tree Parks

Zones: 5-10

Description: From central and southern USA, this is a medium-sized to large deciduous tree, growing up to 70 ft (21 m) in height, usually with a short trunk and a spreading habit. The leaves are deeply lobed and turn a deep crimson-purple in autumn. It closely resembl

Growth Habit: Spreading canopy


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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