Bur Oak (Quercus macrocarpa)

  • Height:  60-80′
  • Spread:  60-80′
  • Shape:  Rounded, open
  • Foliage:  Dark green above, grayish beneath
  • Fall Foliage:  Yellow-brown to purple
  • Exposure:  Full Sun
  • Zone:  3-8

Native from Nova Scotia to Manitoba and south to Pennsylvania and Texas, this beautiful oak has attractive corky bark especially interesting in winter. A great xeriscape plant, it tolerates a wide range of soil types and air pollutants. Voted 2001 Urban Tree of the Year by the Society of Municipal Arborists. GreatPlants® for the Great Plains 2004.  Available in size #5, #7, #10 and #25 containers.  Our inventory is always changing so please call for current availability.