60′ x 60’+
Habit of growth
Wide, spreading, with horizontal branches as a mature tree, typically, more vertical as a juvenile
Extremely dense canopy
Widely adaptable – will thrive in high or low PH sites with reasonably good drainage
Grows best with even moisture; will tolerate occasional flooding and periods of drought after establishment
Cold Hardy to Zone 7
This large native tree is wind resistant, tolerant of diverse conditions and has few pest problems of consequence. Live oaks should be considered as an enduring feature of the landscape.