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Streetspire oak

Quercus robur x alba 'JFS-KW1QX'

Characteristics:
Dark green leaves of this narrowly columnr tree are mildew resistant. Turning red in autumn, they fall to reveal stiffly upright branches. Similar to Crimson Spire™, but does not hold brown foliage through the winter. Wide branch angles and short upsweeping branches create a storm resistant structure.

Growing Conditions:
Acid soil, Moist, well-drained soil

Uses:

Height:
45' at maturity

Width:
14' at maturity

Shape:
Narrow, columnar

Flowers:
N/A

Leaves:
Dark green, rusty red in fall

Bark:

Very similar to Crimson Spire Oak, the primary difference being that the leaves fall from Streetspire oak in the winter. Those of the Crimson Spire Oak tend to remain brown and attached to the tree until pushed off by new growth the following spring.