Plants By Type
Pin Oak tree- Quercus palustris
Pin Oak trees are large oak trees known for their amazing height and size. These trees also offer glossy dark green foliage that provides shade for all that is covers. Pin Oak can be known to turn into a smoky auburn red color in the fall months. This tree grows best in areas where excessive amounts of water come and flooding. This tree grows in full sunlight and does not handle shade very well. This plant is perfect for supporting shade loving plants which grow exceptionally well around the base of the tree. Pin Oak can live to be 200 years old. This tree can adapt too many different soil conditions. These trees are amazing and can grow to become sixty to seventy feet tall, and also the canopies can grow to be forty to fifty feet wide. These are very large and majestic trees when grown. They love to be in full sunlight and can also grow in all types of soils and also can grow in moist and well-drained soil conditions. They thrive in climate zones three through nine and area also called Quercus Palustris for the botanical name. The leave on this tree is smaller than some of the other oak trees and are also two to three inches long and slender when grown. They are great and are also very easy to grow for homeowners. They provide lots of shades of color during the spring, summer and fall months of the year and also brings lots of curb appeal to a home.