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falcata

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 80 ft (24 m)

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

Features: Dark green leaves; acorns stalkless

Uses: Woodland gardens Tree for large landscapes Shade tree Parks

Zones: 8-10

Description: From southern USA, this is a deciduous tree to 80 ft (24 m) tall. The leaves are egg-shaped to ovate, 5?10 in (12?25 cm) long, and lobed in different ways on the same tree: either shallowly 3-lobed or deeply and irregularly 5 or 7-lobed. They are dark gre

Growth Habit: Spreading canopy

Comments:

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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