willow-oak

Botanical Name Quercus phellos
Common Name Willow Oak
Plant Type Tree
Hardiness Zone 5-9
Height 48-75 ft.
Spread 25-50 ft.
Habit excurrent (youth) becoming more decurrent
Exposure full sun
Bloom Type April
Bloom Color yellowish green
Flower insignificant
Autumn/Winter Intrest insignificant
Suggested Use specimen, shade
Locations Ring Road Bridge Approach, Raging Rapids Hillside
Notes Willow oak is a medium to large, deciduous oak tree of the red oak group that is noted for its oak shape, willow-like leaves and relatively fast growth rate.
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