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Burr Oak or Mossy Cup Oak

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Botanical Name:
Quercus macrocarpa
Common Name:
Burr Oak or Mossy Cup Oak
Description:
Deciduous large tree. Native to eastern North America, from the deep south to the far north. Large leaves 30cm in length. Acorns are variable in size with mossy cups, autumn colour gold, orange turning a burnished mahogany. Grows well in Canberra. Suitable for parks and large gardens.
Tree categories:
Heritage tree
Autumn colour
Evergreen Tree
Flowering/Ornamental
Shade tree
Narrow spaces
Hedge & Screening
Driveways & Avenues
Street tree
Drought resistant
Coastal
Courtyard & Pots
Wind Hardy
Frost hardy
Full/part sun
Full shade
Water tolerant
Summer foliage color:
Growth rate:
Moderate
Size:
Small
Max. Height:
20 Metres
Max. Canopy:
15 Metres
Climate:
Cool to cold
Soil:
Adaptable
Pruning:
None required