Quercus (Oak) coccinea (Scarlet Oak)

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Native to southeastern Missouri. A large tree with a rounded, open habit. Long, deeply-cut, glossy-green leaves that turn scarlet in Fall. Acorn fruit. A stately tree for the lawn, particularly in drier locations, with excellent Fall color. Also good street tree. Ensure it is located in a location that will allow it sufficient space to grow up and spread.

  • Height: 50'-70'
  • Spread: 40'-50'
  • Exposure:
  • Fruit/Flower: catkins / acorn
  • Bloom: Spring
  • Flower Color: insignificant
  • Foliage Color: Green
  • Fall Color: Red