Quercus pontica - close up of leaves
  • Quercus pontica - close up of leaves
  • Quercus pontica
  • Quercus pontica
  • Quercus pontica

Quercus pontica

£35.00

(Armenian Oak) Quercus pontica is a splendid rare large shrub or small tree with eye-catching leaves that is native to the western Caucasus mountains and north-eastern Turkey.

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Splendid rare large shrub or small tree with eye-catching leaves that is native to the western Caucasus mountains and north-eastern Turkey.

Quercus pontica has large, deep green, oval leaves and produces superb olive-yellow catkins in late May or early June. In autumn the leaves can develop good, strong yellow tints before falling.

Established specimens can produce huge and very ornamental acorns.


  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Very slow.
  • Habit: Quercus pontica will eventually grow into a large shrub or small, branching tree.
    • Height: up to 6m (20 ft)
    • Spread: 5 m (16 ft)
  • Notes: Quercus pontica is very slow growing and will take many years/decades to reach the eventual size listed here.
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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
Fruit - Ornamental, Leaf Shape - Unusual or Large, Rare and Unusual

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