The Shumard oak tree is one of the most popular oka trees to grow in your yard for shade! Excellent yard shade tree that gets medium to large size. The Shumard Oak is a stately tree with beautiful fall color and great urban adaptability. It is drought tolerant and pretty fast-growing. Prefers well-drained soil. Produces small acorns loved by deer and squirrels.
To follow with your state regulations, we can not ship this plant to: Arizona, CA, AK, HI
Deliveries to WA, UT, ID, NV, MT, ND, SD MUST be shipped Bareroot.
average shipping height is 12” or more inches. We always send the tallest ones available that we have to you though. All of our trees ship Bareroot which means they will ship with no soil and no pot. This allows the plants to have a safer trip through the mail as well as to cut down on shipping costs majorly. The roots will be carefully removed from the pot they are growing in, and then wrapped in moist material with the roots sealed up to keep them moist during transit.
Name: Shumard Oak Tree
Other Names: Quercus shumardii
Grow Zone: 5 to 9
Growth Speed: Moderate
Light Requirements: Likes Full Sun
Average Full Grown Height: 40 to 60'
Average Full Grown Width: 40' to 60'
Deciduous (loses Leaves) Or Evergreen (Holds Foilage All Year): Deciduous
Average Lifespan: 450 years