Bur Oak

Quercus macrocarpa

Form: Symmetrical
Growth Rate: Fast
Drought Tolerance: High
Size: 70-90’ tall by 60-80’ wide 
Zone: 3-8
Salt Tolerance: High
Light Requirements:
 Full sun
Soil Requirements: Clay; loan; sand; acidic; alkaline; welldrained; extended flooding
Bark: light gray with thick, rough, deeply furrowed scaly ridges
Flower: inconspicuous and not showy; brown
Fruit: Oval; 1-3”; ½” to 1”; dry hard brown; causes litter; showy
Foliage: alternate, simple, lobed obovate pinnate, 8-12” by 4-8” green copper
Uses: Street tree, large specimen tree, parking lots, parks. Not suitable to be planted in lawn strips less then 10’ wide.

100 S Westminster Rd, Arcadia, Oklahoma

Monday – Thursday 
8:00AM – 5:00PM
8:00AM – 3:00PM