Height: 50′ – 75′
Width: 50′ – 75′
Exposure: Full sun.
Fruit / Flower: Catkin / acorn.
Fall Color: Red.
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 release 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!
Category: Trees – Red Oak near me – Quercus rubra – Oak trees