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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 70 ft (21 m)

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

Features: Oval-shaped lobed leaves

Uses: Woodland gardens Tree for large landscapes Shade tree Parks

Zones: 6-10

Description: Found in western and central USA, this is a medium-sized, slow-growing, broad-crowned, deciduous tree to 70 ft (21 m) in height. The leaves are egg-shaped and deeply lobed, rough to the touch and densely clothed beneath with down. The bark has narrow scal

Growth Habit: Spreading canopy

Comments: Drought resistant

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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