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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 70 ft (21 m)

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

Features: Oval glossy green leaves; stalkless acorns

Uses: Woodland gardens Tree for large landscapes Shade tree Parks

Zones: 7-10

Description: The laurel oak from eastern USA is a medium-sized, semi-evergreen tree, to 70 ft (21 m) tall, with a dense rounded habit. The leaves are glossy, green, oblong or egg-shaped, smooth-edged or occasionally shallowly lobed. They fall in early spring just befo

Growth Habit: Dense rounded habit


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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