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Black Oak Tree

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$14.99
Bloom Season
Not Available,
Color
Yellow,
Height At Maturity
Over 20 Feet
Categories
Trees
Ships
November Through April
Exposure
Sun And Shade, Full Sun,
Exposure
Sun And Shade, Full Sun,
Usage
Shade, Drought Tolerant Plants,
Usage
Shade, Drought Tolerant Plants,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
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Reviews (6)

  • 5
    Black Oak tree

    Posted by Hannah Brown on 27th Aug 2019

    These arrived in great shape and packaged nicely. I got them planted.. Can't wait to see what they look like in the spring.

  • 5
    Black Oak tree

    Posted by Kenneth Westfield on 23rd Aug 2019

    This is a great product. My trees are growing well.

  • 5
    Black Oak tree

    Posted by Cindy Hawk on 22nd Aug 2019

    my trees are doing great so far

  • 5
    Black Oak Tree

    Posted by Sara Jennings on 21st Aug 2019

    Can't wait to get my order and get them planted

  • 5
    Stunning Plants Recieved

    Posted by Jeffery Meeks on 20th Sep 2018

    Amazed at the great service I received and my tree are perfect.

  • 5
    Just lovely

    Posted by Tonya Bivens on 23rd Jan 2018

    thanks for the nice plant.

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Shipping Dates
Ships November through April

Description

Black Oak Tree - Quercus velutina  is an Long Living Acorn Producer

Black Oak Tree deriving its name from the dark, deeply grooved nearly black bark of older trees, younger Black Oak trees may appear gray in color. They are distinguishable from its relative the red oak by deep green leaves with seven to nine pointed lobes rather than the rounded lobes of the red oak. A medium to large tree, the black oak can attain heights of 80 feet, although soil conditions will affect the tree's development. In the wild, it begins to produce acorns at about 20 years with a life span of 100 to 500 years.

The Black Oak is found throughout the eastern United States north of Florida. Its exceptionally deep tap root gives it the ability to withstand drought and poor soil better than some other varieties, but it does not tolerate shade well and is difficult to transplant. Its primary use is as a shade tree grown in place. Fall foliage ranges from dull red to orange-brown, and the Black Oak can tolerate cold winters down to USDA Zone 3.

 Black Oaks Grows Best in Moist Soil

This tree grows best in moist soils. The Black Oak starts creating acorns at age two. This tree can be three feet per year. This tree is fantastic and produces large leaves that help provide lots of shade during the spring and summer. They can grow to become seventy to eighty feet tall when fully mature and look amazing. During the autumn the foliage changes to a golden in color and provide lots of bright colors. They grow best because they can adapt well to all different types of soil conditions. They bloom during the spring and early part of summer. They produce huge canopies, so they need lots of room to grow and mature into healthy and beautiful trees. This tree is terrific at the wildlife that it brings in. The squirrels love playing in the long branches of this tree and also like to dine on the acorns that it produces. It is also great to attract a wide variety of birds to an area. These trees are robust and can withstand lots of harsh weather conditions. They make an outstanding addition to all lawns and landscapes and bring lots of vivid color to all areas where they are planted. 

 

The Benefits of Landscaping With Black Oak Trees 

Having a black oak tree in your yard has many benefits; one of them is the beauty it adds to your landscape. The black oak tree can take a once drab and dreary yard and turn it into a nature lovers' escape. The black oak tree adds an abundance of beauty to a yard, but it also can add a lot of value to the property. 

 Black oak trees are considered one of the best natural trees in America. They have very long and extremely thick bark, which protects its roots and branches. While the average black oak tree ranges from 50 to 60 feet, some instances reach up to 138 feet in height, making them a fantastic sight to see. A black oak tree is often considered a classic tree for most of America, as many individuals choose to grow and decorate their yard around these unique trees.

  Perhaps one of the biggest reasons why the black oak tree is so popular is its longevity. A black oak tree will live a very long time, between 150 and 200 years, making them a worthwhile life-long investment. The maintenance involved in caring for the tree will be relatively low since it is a fast-growing tree. 

 The other great thing about black oak trees is how they can withstand a variety of climates. This is an especially important feature when investing in a tree of any kind. They can survive even the harshest weather conditions, and they do not need a lot of extra care either. This makes them a trendy choice among gardeners and landscapers.

 Black oak trees make a great addition to any yard and provide a considerable deal amount of shade. The shade it provides can be the perfect home to other shade-loving plants such as hostas or ferns. It is common to see a beautiful flower bed strewn around the base of a black oak tree.

 While there are many different types of trees available for landscaping, the black oak tree is famous because of their longevity and how easy they are to maintain. They do not require too much upkeep, making them an ideal choice for people who want to keep their yard looking its best for years to come.

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