Excellent in both wet and upland soils, this tree has a coarser, less deeply incised leaf than Q. alba, and acorns borne on 2- 4" stalks. It shows good transplant success. Named a 1999 GreatPlants® for the Great Plains Award winner.
Set top of rootball two inches above the ground level. Mix half garden soil and half planting mix. Mound soil to form water basin.