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Deer Oak

Quercus sadleriana

Family: Fagaceae (fag-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Quercus (KWER-kus) (Info)
Species: sadleriana

Category:

Shrubs

Foliage Color:

Dark/Black

Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

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Bloom Time:

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Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Leathery-Textured

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Santa Rosa, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Feb 24, 2016, Engarden from Santa Rosa, CA wrote:

I am finding it very difficult to grow, even with excellent drainage, native soil,
Etc. acorns sprout easily enough. Hates to be containerized for long.
Trying some grafting on tougher oak seedlings. May solve the problem.
In the wild stays as a bush.

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