Water Oak

Quercus nigra

Form: Spreading round
Growth Rate: Fast
Drought Tolerance: High
Size: 50-60’ tall by 60-70’ wide
Zone: 6-10
Salt Tolerance: Low
Light Requirements:
 Full sun tolerates partial shade
Soil Requirements: Clay; loam; sand; slightly alkaline; acidic;
extended flooding; well-drained
Bark: brownish black and thickly scaled
Flower: Inconspicuous and not showy; brown; spring flowering
Fruit: : Oval; round; ½” to 1”; dry hard brown; causes litter;
not showy
Foliage: Alternate, simple, lobed; entire, linear, obovate, spatulate, pinnate, 2-4” green turning yellow in the fall Buffer strips around parking lots, median strips, shade tree, residential street tree

100 S Westminster Rd, Arcadia, Oklahoma

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