Quercus marilandica
  • Quercus marilandica

Quercus marilandica

£35.00

(Blackjack Oak) Quercus marilandica is an unusual, small deciduous tree with fascinating leaves which can be found growing in the wild in the southern and central United States.

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An unusual, small deciduous tree with fascinating leaves which can be found growing in the wild in the southern and central United States. Quercus marilandica has long leaves which typically flare from a tapered base to a broad three-lobed bell shape.

These leaves are dark green in spring / summer and in a good, crisp autumn will develop lovely golden-brown autumn tints before falling. Mature plants develop an attractive, furrowed bark.


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Fertile, well drained.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Slow.
  • Habit: Small tree with a short trunk and rounded crown.
    • Height: 10 m (32 ft)
    • Spread: 8 m (26 ft)
  • Notes: Quercus marilandica generally grows better in a warm parts of the U.K. with enough heat in summer to fully ripen the new growth.

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun
Mature Size
Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy)
Special Features
Honey Fungus Resistant, Leaf Shape - Unusual or Large, Rare and Unusual

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