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Quercus marilandica

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Plant types and subtypes: Trees & Shrubs, Trees, Deciduous

Light Requirements: sun, part-sun, part-shade

Water Use: low

Soil Moisture: dry

Soil Description: neutral, average, poor, clay, sand, gravel/rock

Height: 30'-50'

Bloom Time: April

Bloom Color: white, red, green

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

Additional Tags: attracts birds, attracts butterflies, drought tolerant, shade tree

Quercus marilandica (blackjack oak)
  • Quercus marilandica (blackjack oak)
  • Quercus marilandica (blackjack oak)
  • Quercus marilandica (blackjack oak)
  • Quercus marilandica (blackjack oak)

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Description

Quercus marilandica

Also known as:

blackjack oak

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Scientific Synonyms:

Description

Quercus marilandica is a medium-sized oak that rarely grows taller than 50'. Foliage turns red in fall and persists through winter.

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, DC, DE, FL, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NC, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN, VA, WV

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Hamamelididae
Order Fagales
Family Fagaceae Beech family
Genus Quercus oak
Species Quercus marilandica blackjack oak