The Willow Oak is often referred to as a“handsome tree,” this member of the mighty oak family comes with a stand-out feature: willow-like leaves. The spear-shaped foliage appears in the spring with a light/bright green color, becomes dark green in the summer, and turns shades of yellow bronze-orange, yellow-brown and russet-red in the fall. This tree is considered both a shade tree and an ornamental tree. It features a spreading canopy capable of blocking sunlight and adds visual interest and beauty to landscaping.The willow oak grows to a height of 40–60′ and a spread of 30–40′ at maturity. This tree grows at a medium rate, with height increases of 13–24″ per year. The willow oak grows in in acidic, loamy, moist, sandy, well-drained, wet and clay soils. Full sun is the ideal condition for this tree, meaning it should get at least six hours of direct, unfiltered sunlight each day.
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