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Bur Oak

(Mossycup Oak)

Quercus macrocarpa


Bur Oak

TEXAS NATIVE. A majestic native of the tall grass prairie that once covered central North America. Grows best in deep limestone soils of riverbanks and valleys but it will adapt to many environments. Fast growing and long-lived. Noted for its very large leaves and acorns. Grows 60-80 feet tall. Zones 4-9.