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Crimson Spire oak

Quercus robur x alba 'Crimschmidt'

Fall Colors Valuable to wildlife

Characteristics:
Nice columnar, deciduous tree; hybrid oak with dark green foliage that turns reddish in the fall.

Growing Conditions:
Proven adaptable to a wide range of climates and growing conditions. Prefers sun.

Uses:
Upright growth habit is perfect for narrow or confined spaces. Dense foliage creates living screen and muffles noise.

Height:
45' at maturity

Width:
15' at maturity

Shape:
Columnar

Flowers:
Inconspicuous flowers.

Leaves:
Rich, dark green leaves stay bright in summer, turn rusty red in fall.

Bark:
Light grayish-brown and smooth, becoming flatly ridged in time.

Hybrid of English Oak and White Oak. Leaves are mildew resistant.