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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.

QUERCUS rubra

Commonly known as Red oak


Available late spring to early summer 2021 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.
Whip £16.50 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2021
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre
Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.
Small H/Std £55.00 each

Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2021
plant size comparison icon 7.5 to 10 Litre

 

  • Deciduous - matt, dark green leaves to 20cm (8in) long cut into bristle-tipped lobes.
  • Height - 25m (82ft)
  • Spread - 20m (66ft)
  • Tree - fast-growing tree with smooth grey-brown to dark-grey bark. Produces hemispherical acorns.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - aphids, gall wasps, oak wilt, honey fungus, powdery mildew, bracket fungi.
  • Place of origin - eastern North America
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Red -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving -
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading -
25m (82ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  20m (66ft)
 

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