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Quercus texana 'New Madrid'
Quercus texana 'New Madrid'
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Description

Available Autumn 2017 - A new introduction to the United Kingdom with vividly coloured spring leaves, Quercus texana 'New Madrid' was first discovered growing in New Madrid, Missouri, USA. The new leaves are a deep burgundy-red when they emerge in spring, turning dark green as they age, before developing colourful red and orange tints in a good, crisp autumn.

Quercus texana 'New Madrid'  is a rare and handsome garden tree.

Supplied Size: Sorry, now sold out. If you are interested in this plant please email us at sales@bluebellnursery.com or call our office on (01530) 413700 and we will contact you when available.


  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy. Quercus texana 'New Madrid' seems to grows best in warm parts of the U.K., with enough summer heat to ripen the new growth fully.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Medium sized tree in the U.K. with a branching rounded crown.
    • Height: up to 15 m (50 ft)
    • Spread: 10 m (32 ft)

 


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