name botanical:Quercus phellos
family:Beech family (Fagaceae)
height:15 - 20 m (49 - 66 ft)
The leaves are oblong, glossy green and like a willow leaf. The leaf edge is smooth and the leaf position alternate.
fall foliage:red - orange
The acorns a round.
root:Deep to heart-rooting plant
location:Sun to half-shade
ph value:slightly acidic up to slightly alkaline
The oak can withstand temporary flooding, but no waterlogging.
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