Quercus Macrocarpa, commonly called Burr Oak or Mossycup Oak, is one of the most majestic of the native North American oaks. It is a medium to large sized deciduous oak of the white oak group that typically grows 60-80’, less frequently to 150’ tall with a broad-spreading, rounded crown. Width spread of 60 to 80 feet. Acorn cups are covered with a mossy scale or bur near the rim. Blooms in April, Yellowish-Green in color. Grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun. Prefers moist well-drained loams, but adapts to a wide range of soil conditions. Good drought tolerance. May take up to 30-35 years for this tree to bear a first crop of acorns.
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