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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 20-50 ft (6-15 m)

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

Features: Dark textured bark; broad glossy green leaves; oval acorns

Uses: Woodland gardens Tree for large landscapes Shade tree Parks

Zones: 5-9

Description: Found over much of the southeastern half of the USA, this 20?50 ft (6?15 m) tall deciduous tree is an important component of many woodlands and hybridizes freely with other species. Its dark heavily textured bark splits into small plates like the bark of

Growth Habit: Spreading canopy


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

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