Quercus shumardii -- Shumard Oak
Hardiness Zones: 5 to 9
Height: 50 ft
Spread: 40 ft
Type: deciduous tree
Annual Growth Rate: 12 to 18 inches
Comments: Shumard Oak is a versatile tree with a growth habit and fall color similar to Pin and Scarlet Oak.
It is drought tolerant, and tolerant of urban conditions. Its descending lower branches give it a fullness that enhances its rounded form. The
red fall color is striking on its pointed leaves.
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