Quercus robur 'Argenteomarginata'
(Variegated English Oak) Tasteful, rare oak first cultivated in Germany in the nineteenth century, Quercus robur 'Argenteomarginata' has bright green leaves with a striking, thin creamy-white margin.
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Tasteful, rare oak first cultivated in Germany in the nineteenth century, Quercus robur 'Argenteomarginata' has bright green leaves with a striking, thin creamy-white margin.
An unusual, fetching and slower growing alternative to the more familiar Quercus robur (English Oak).
- Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
- Soil: Any fertile soil. Tolerates damp but well drained soil. Avoid waterlogged areas.
- Hardiness: Hardy.
- Rate of Growth: Slow.
- Habit: Quercus robur 'Argenteomarginata' eventually grows to be a small to medium sized tree with a branching, rounded crown.
- Height: 15 m (50 ft)
- Spread: 10 m (32 ft)
- Notes: The variegation of this oak tree is particularly handsome when viewed against a dark backdrop.
- How Much Sun
- Partial or Dappled Shade, Full Sun
- Mature Size
- Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Special: Coastal Areas, Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Damp / Wet
- Special Features
- Leaf Colour - Variegated, Honey Fungus Resistant, Rare and Unusual