This oak produces a dense, round crown with strong spreading branches. Leaves are large and round lobed with the mid lobes considerably wider than those at the top and base of each leaf. Fall color can be a nice golden brown. The acorns are usually in pairs with no stalk, half-covered by the cap. A long lived and drought tolerant tree. Attracts squirrels, turkeys, moth and butterfly caterpillars.
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