December 9
Login Register Home
Gardening Blogs
Glossay of Terms Meaning of words and their reference
Plant Orders Orders of plant that can be browsed
Plant Families Plant families and you can also drill into the genus
Featured Links



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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 120 ft (36 m)

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

Features: Gray fissured bark; glossy green leaves; large acorns

Uses: Woodland gardens Tree for large landscapes Shade tree Parks

Zones: 4-9

Description: Found in northeastern and central North America from Nova Scotia to Texas, this is a large deciduous tree, reaching 120 ft (36 m) in height, with a massive trunk and spreading branches. The leaves are egg-shaped and conspicuously lobed, and are sometimes

Growth Habit: Massive trunk with spreading branches


Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

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

Copyright © Yasna Inc. 2006. All Rights Reserved