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Quercus coccinea

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Quercus coccinea

Quecoc
Scarlet Oak,
$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
B9
Size: 14cm
Available: 59
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.24 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.97 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Quercus coccinea Scarlet Oak,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Trees Horizontal Branching, Open Canopy, Rounded

Description:
Large deciduous tree growing to approx 25m tall. Habit is pyramidal when young, the aging canopy is open and broadly rounded. Glossy, dark green lobed leaves turn a brilliant scarlet in autumn . Produces acorns which are bitter to taste. Widely used as a street tree, feature specimen and in large parks.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
10-25m 4-10m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Wind Break, Container / Pot, Shade Tree

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers moist, well drained soils but will adapt to most. Will tolerate strong winds and pollution, but not coastal conditions.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods

Family Name: Origin:
Fagaceae Europe

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: High
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