Swamp White Oak
Height: 50′ – 70′
Width: 50′ – 70′
Exposure: Full sun.
Fruit / Flower: Catkin / acorn.
Fall Color: Yellow to red-purple.
Water: Keep well moist to establish for the first few years. Once established, these trees don’t need extra watering as they are fairly drought tolerant.
Fertilizer: Not a heavy feeder. Use a slow releasel fertilizer once a year to establish if desired.
Pruning: Little pruning is required other than corrective pruning to remove the odd dead, damaged or crossing branch. Let the leader establish and grow – never top it off! Prune for traffic clearance when young if required.
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