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Buy Quercus rubra red oak: Large oak with glorious autumn colour

This tree is deciduous so it will lose all its leaves in autumn, then fresh new foliage appears again each spring.

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: any deep, well-drained, lime-free soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: May to June
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    One of the fast-growing oaks with dark green, sharply lobed leaves which turn attractive shades of red, yellow and brown before falling in autumn. An attractive tree that is capable of adapting to most conditions, including industrial areas, though it does require lime-free soil.

  • Garden care: Requires minimal pruning. Remove any broken, diseased or crossing branches in late autumn or winter. When planting incorporate lots of well-rotted garden compost in the planting.

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