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Urban Pinnacle oak

Quercus macrocarpa 'JFS-KW3'

Fall Colors

Characteristics:
Narrow and upright with a strong central leader, this cultivar also features attractive glossy foliage and resistance to both mildew and anthracnose.

Growing Conditions:
Prefers sun, but is adaptable to various soil conditions and fairly tolerant of urban conditions

Uses:

Height:
55' at maturity

Width:
25' at maturity

Shape:
Narrow pyramidal to oval, upright with a strong central leader

Flowers:
Catkins: Male is yellow-green, female is reddish

Leaves:
Dark green and glossy, turning yellow in the fall.

Bark:
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