Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 40-60 (70) ft
Fruit Color: brown
Recommended Uses: Shade tree.
Considerations: Fallen/falling acorns can be a maintenance issue.
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Clay, loam
Soil pH Range: Adaptable.
Acorns appreciated by squirrels, deer, turkey and other wildlife.
Native Habitats: Mesic calcareous hammocks.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Map is based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in:
Other Comments: The range of this species barely makes it into north Florida but extends north to southern Canada.