Chinquapin Oak - Quercus muehlenbergii | Pots ready spring & fall

Common name: Chinquapin Oak

Scientific name: Quercus muehlenbergii

Example mature size: 20 m tall, 15 m wide; 66 ft tall, 49.5 ft wide

Sunlight: Full-sun

Water: Average

Soil: Loam, Sand

Blooms: Green in May

Ontario plant status: Native Tree - Deciduous, Common

Natural habitats: Open-upland

Wildlife benefits: Bees/wasps 🐝, Songbirds 🐦, Rodents 🐿️

Points of interest: - Does not tolerate shade or standing water - Features chestnut-like leaves and edible nuts - Attracts birds and squirrels with nuts