QUERCUS engleriana

Commonly known as Oak

Small evergreen tree. Leathery narrow leaves with a slender point
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Stiff, glossy, dark green, toothed leaves to 15cm (6in) long
  • Semi-evergreen
    Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
  • Height
    6m (20ft)
  • Spread
    4m (13ft)
  • Tree
    Small tree with densely grey-downy young shoots.
  • Hardy - average winter
    Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

QUERCUS engleriana

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£40.00 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, gall wasp, oak wilt, powdery mildew, bracket fungus
    Place of origin
    China, Tibet, eastern Himalaya
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Dentate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate
    (see photos above)
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    (Can be harmful to pets if eaten)
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly spreading
6m (20ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)
 

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