Native from Nova Scotia to Manitoba and south to Pennsylvania and Texas, this beautiful oak has attractive corky bark especially interesting in winter. A great xeriscape plant, it tolerates a wide range of soil types and air pollutants. Voted 2001 Urban Tree of the Year by the Society of Municipal Arborists.
GreatPlants® for the Great Plains 2004.
Dark green above, grayish beneath
Yellow-brown to purple
Information and Photo from Bailey Nurseries®