Bur Oak - Quercus macrocarpa | Pots ready spring & fall

Common name: Bur Oak

Scientific name: Quercus macrocarpa

Example mature size: 18 m tall, 12 m wide; 59.5 ft tall, 39.5 ft wide

Sunlight: Full-sun

Water: Average

Soil: Loam, Sand, Clay

Blooms: Green in May

Ontario plant status: Native Tree - Deciduous, Common

Natural habitats: Open-upland

Wildlife benefits: Bees/wasps 🐝, Rodents 🐿️, Butterflies/skippers 🦋, Beneficial insects 🐞, Songbirds 🐦

Points of interest: - Most common oak tree grown in Ontario - Grows in many soil conditions and moisture levels - Will tolerate drought due to it's deep root system