Quercus acutissima
Quercus acutissima Quercus acutissima
Quercus acutissima

Quercus acutissima Sawtooth Oak

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Description

Handsome, wide-spreading shade or lawn tree. Grows very quickly in youth. Acorns provide food for different types of wildlife.

Form:
Pyramidal in youth, becoming rounded
Size:
Medium, 40-60’
Rate:
Fast
Zone:
5-9
Leaves:
Leaves open to a bright yellow-green, changing to deep green in summer and yellow-brown in the fall. Often persists through winter
Bark:
Deeply ridged and furrowed
Fruit:
Acorn, not showy
Flowers:
Not showy
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