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2-0 (Height: 16" average, 8" minimum)
Bur Oak (Quercus macrocarpa) Zones 3-8
Growth Rate: slow (less than 12" per year) Height: 50-80' / Spread: 50-80'
pH Levels: 5.5-8 Soil: moist to well-drained, adaptable to a variety of conditions and soils
Sun: full sun Tolerate: drought tolerant
Flowering Dates: March-May Seed Dispersal Dates: September-December
Uses: Branches have great character; excellent firewood; provides food and cover for wildlife and birds such as turkey, blue jay, grouse, deer, and wood duck. Along stream terraces for stabilization and floodplain areas.
Fall Color: yellow-brown
Note: may have longer lifespan in a forest setting than urban
Additional Note: Pruning oaks in the dormant season may help to avoid attracting beetles that may carry oak wilt.
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These are bare root seedlings. The roots of some seedlings may be trimmed for ease of planting and packaging purposes.
The price above is listed per individual seedling. A total price for your seedlings will appear in your cart and at check out. Shipping cost will be calculated during checkout.