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Quercus pontica

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 20 ft (6 m)

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

Features: Bright green leaves turn yellow in autumn; oval acorns

Uses: Small gardens Autumn color Shade tree

Zones: 6-10

Description: From Armenia and the Caucasus, this species is usually shrubby, sometimes a small tree to 20 ft (6 m). The leaves are large, oval to egg-shaped, up to 10 in (25 cm) long and 5 in (12 cm) wide, strongly ribbed and toothed. The midrib and leaf stalk are yel

Growth Habit: Shrubby habit

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