Urban Pinnacle oak
Quercus macrocarpa 'JFS-KW3'
Narrow and upright with a strong central leader, this cultivar also features attractive glossy foliage and resistance to both mildew and anthracnose.
Prefers sun, but is adaptable to various soil conditions and fairly tolerant of urban conditions
55' at maturity
25' at maturity
Narrow pyramidal to oval, upright with a strong central leader
Catkins: Male is yellow-green, female is reddish
Dark green and glossy, turning yellow in the fall.
Dark gray to gray-brown, becoming deep ridged and furrowed
Native range from Nova Scotia to Pennsylvania, west to Manitoba and Texas. Resistance to both mildew and anthracnose