Swamp White Oak (1-0/2-0)
One of the most adaptable oaks for northern climates- will tolerate both wet and dry soils. A member of the "white oak group" so is less susceptible to oak wilt. A tough tree for forest or landscape uses (salt, heat, drought, flood tolerant.) Transplants easier than other oaks. Prune in dormant season. Swamp White Oak is a slow to medium growth with its tops of its leaves a glossy green and the bottom side white. Occasional flooding for this tree is okay. Mammals and birds love to inhabit Swamp White Oak. CAUTION: Avoid pruning April-July.
- Seedling Size: 12-18"
- Mature Height: Grows 50-60'
- Sunlight: Full Sun/Partial Shade
- Soil: Moist (wet) to dry, prefers slightly acidic soil