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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

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

Features: Light gray bark; glossy green leaves turn yellow in autumn; oval acorns

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

Zones: 6-10

Description: This deciduous tree from southeastern USA can eventually grow to 100?ft (30?m) tall, though 70?ft (21?m) is the usual mature height for cultivated specimens. It has light gray bark and the 4?6?in (10?15?cm) long, coarsely toothed, glossy green leaves have

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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