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Height: 50-60 feet high and wide

Light: Full sun to part shade

Soil: Moist; low-lying or swampy areas; adaptable to dry.

Foliage: Two-toned: green above, silvery below.  Yellow to reddish-purple fall

Landscape: Suburban yards and city streets; low, moist areas; raingardens

More information and native range here


Oak, Swamp White

10 Gallons
  • Pollinator value: Medium (wind pollinated).  Supports hundreds of caterpillar species; birds and mammals eat the acorns, and birds feast and rear their young on the thousands of caterpillars that live off the leaves.

    Great all-around shade tree, especially for low-lying areas and spots that flood periodically.

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