Quercus turbinella (Scrub Oak)


Native from California into west Texas at elevations from 2500 to 6000 feet, this evergreen shrub is dense with a mounding form. The oval leaves are small, leathery, and gray-blue. Small, slender acorns ripen in the summer, providing food for wildlife. Plant in full sun to part shade and in well-drained soils.

At a Glance Summary

Type: Shrub
Size (H x W): 8ft x 12ft
Flower Color: Inconspicuous
Hardiness: Zone 6: -10˚F

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