Bur Oak

Quercus macrocarpa

The Bur Oak is one of the most majestic of the native North American oaks. It is cultivated by plant nurseries for use in gardens, in parks, and on urban sidewalks Among the white oaks, it is one of the most tolerant of urban conditions, and is one of the fastest-growing of the group. The Bur oak is generally considered to be a low-maintenance, long-lived tree.

Plant Habit or Use: large tree
Exposure: sun
Fruit Characteristics: acorns
Height: up to 80 ft.
Width: up to 80 ft.
Plant Character: deciduous
Heat Tolerance: high
Water Requirements: they have some drought tolerance, but they will grow faster and healthier with moderate moisture
Soil Requirements: alkaline adaptable
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4

SizePriceAvailable Quantity
15 gallon$8520 (available Summer 2022)
30 gallon$18550 (available Spring 2023)