Bur Oak

Quercus macrocarpa

 

Height: 60-80'

Width: 60-80'

Shape: Rounded, open

Exposure: Full sun

Foliage: Dark green

Fall Foliage: Yellow-brown to purple

Fruit: Acorn

Zone: 3-8

 

This outstanding native tree has corky bark and an attractive, open branching structure as it matures. It tolerates a wild range of soil types and air pollutants. Voted 2001 Urban Tree of the Year by the Society of Municipal Arborists.