HARDINESS: Zones 3-8
GROWTH HABIT: 60'-100' high with a 60'-80' spread. Large, deciduous, broadleaf tree. Upright to rounded crown; irregular outline; Slow to moderate growth. Full sun to partial shade.
FOILAGE: Green in summer turns purple-red in fall which lasts for a long period.
BARK: Light gray
LANDSCAPE VALUE: Durable and long-lived tree. A majestic tree for a large area. One of the most handsome of all oaks. Native to North America. Highly resistant to disease and insects once established. Excellent use for parks, school campuses and estates.