Appearance and hardiness of Oaks vary widely, but all produce acorns preceded by inconspicuous flowers. Single nuts are more or less enclosed in a cuplike cap covered with many closely set scales. In some species, the acorns are edible,with a sweet flavor. Some oaks are widely planted over large areas, while others have a limited rangeQuercus coccinea
Can reach 60–80 ft. tall, 40–60 ft. wide. Pyramidal when young, round topped in maturity.Graybrown bark cracked into irregular plates. Bright green leaves are 3– 6 in. long,with pointed, deeply cut lobes; turn scarlet where fall nights are cold. Rounded,3/4–1-in. acorns half-covered in a bowl-like cap.
From Russia. Loose, open form. Grows to 2 to 3 ft. high, 1 ft. wide. Leaves and stems are hairy; scarl...
Bred by Judge Logan, a Scott transplanted to California, in the late 1800’s. Probably a hybrid o...
Native to China, Korea. Grows at a moderate rate to 50 to 70 ft. high and wide. Young wood is smooth, ...