The Shumard Oak is a stately tree with beautiful fall color and great urban adaptability. It is drought tolerant and fast growing. Prefers well-drained soil. Produces small acorns loved by deer and squirrels.
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Application: It is tolerant of wide ranges of pH levels in soil. It is drought-resistant, and prefers partial to full sunlight.
Typical Usage Shade Tree
Click image to see larger images. Young bark of the Shumard oak is light grey, very smooth, and very reflective. Shumard oak bark darkens and develops ridges and furrows as it ages.