Quercus lyrata 'Dahlonega' PP 28,343

Green Spring™ Overcup Oak

Proven drought tolerance has redounded to the reputation of Overcup Oak as a great landscape shade tree. Green Spring™ leafs out several weeks ahead of most Overcups and offers predictable uniformity and, often, shows good red-orange fall color.

Category: Large shade tree; deciduous
Hardiness: 5 to 9
Foliage: Dark Green
Fall Color: Red
Bark: Flaking off in small sections; medium gray and tan
Texture: Medium
Shape: Pyramidal habit
Mature Size: 50' tall by 45' wide
Growth Rate: Fast
Adaptability: Extremely tough & urban tolerant; thrives in heat; tolerant of the extremes of drought and compacted soils to actually enjoying periodic flooding or water-logged conditions
Native Habitat: Native to Southern US and up the Mississippi River Valley