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Shumard Oak

Quercus shumardii

GIS Coordinate:
N40 21.308 W94 53.476

Trail Number:
C25

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Description

Family:
Fagaceae

Foliage:
Leaves: Alternate, simple, obovate to elliptic, 4 to 6" (8") long, 3 to 4" wide, usually with 7 lobes. Leaves may turn a good russet-red to red in fall

Native Locale:
Kansas to southern Michigan to North Carolina, Florida and Texas

Mature Height:
40 to 60 feet

Mature Width:
40 to 60 feet

Hardiness Zones:
Zone 5 to 9

Soil Preference:
ph 7.8 to 8.0 on alluvial soils along the Mississippi river

Growth Habit:
n/a

Rate of Growth:
n/a

Disease and Insect:
n/a

Landscape Value:
n/a

Additional Notes:
n/a

Photos

Fruit - Shumard OakLeaf - Shumard OakSummer - Shumard OakSummer '08 - Shumard OakSummer '08 Leaf - Shumard Oak