Quercus pagoda

cherrybark oak

Fagaceae

wildlife plant  

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Plant Specifics

Form: tree
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: to 120 ft
Fruit Color: fruit color      brown
Phenology: deciduous
Noted for: Hurricane wind resistance

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Shade tree. This is a large oak.
Considerations: Fallen/falling acorns can be a maintenance issue.
Propagation: Seed.
Availability: Native nurseries, Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
moisture_bar
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, clay, loam
Soil pH Range: Acidic

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant  
Acorns appreciated by squirrels, turkey, deer and other wildlife.
Native Habitats: Floodplains of large rivers, predominantly the greater Apalachicola River system.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in: