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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

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

Features: Yellow-green oval leaves turn rich yellow in autumn

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

Zones: 3-9

Description: Native to southeastern Canada and eastern USA, this deciduous tree to 100 ft (30 m) has an open spreading crown; it often forks just above ground into large spreading branches. The egg-shaped to oblong leaves are yellow-green and lustrous above, paler and

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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