Plant Details: Sand Live Oak
Category Trees  
Zone: 6 - 9
 
Out_of_stock: N
Common Name Sand Live Oak Variety  
Regional Names  
Botanical Name Quercus geminata
Description Quercus geminata is a small to medium size member of the White Oak family. It has thick evergreen leaves that zone 7 and seems to be more cold tolerant than Quercus virginiana as far as being evergreen. Sand Live Oak is a very fast growing species in dry red clay soils as well as in other mineral rich soils. Performs best in full sun and can be used for screening purposes making it and excellent evergreen hedge for dry sites. With time it will develop into a master piece scupture having an ancient grand appearence. It grows to a mature size of 20'High x 20'Wide. Salt tolerant and suited for ocean front landscaping. It produces a constant crop of small sweet acorns that are a favorite of wildlife. Another species that we recommend for containers or to be used as a patio shade tree. It looks great with white Christmas lights on it at night for parties and entertaining events.
Notes
 
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
Y
 
dry:
Y
 
full:
Y
 
Evergreen:
Y
neutral:
Y
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
N
 
partial:
N
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
Y
 
sand:
Y
 
wet:
N
 
shade:
N
  Deciduous:
N
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2012-09-20 07:39:20.0
Container Size
Price
1 Gallon
12.00
3 Gallon
24.00
7 Gallon
78.00
Last Update:
2005-09-22 15:18:52.0
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