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Swamp Chestnut Oak

Quercus michauxii

Swamp Chestnut Oak can survive continuous flooding and naturally grows in wet areas. Leaves turn scarlet-red in fall. Fast-growing with large, sweet acorns loved by livestock and wildlife.

Grows on a variety of sites
Slow-growing but long lived
Food and cover for wildlife
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 Item  Height  Size  Price  Qty
11537 6-12in Step 2 $12.50

Gardening Suggestions for Swamp Chestnut Oak:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Key Characteristics:

Average
Drought Tolerant
Midwest Native
Dry
Height:
50-60 Feet
Spread:
50-60 Feet
Hardiness Zone:
4 - 8

RPM: Scientifically Proven to Grow Faster and Healthier

Forrest Keeling Nursery is the world-renowned originator of the RPM (root production method®) RPM technology. Our patented RPM tree technology yields unsurpassed survivability and plant growth, which makes Forrest Keeling plants the benchmark for wetland restorations and large-scale installations in any application.

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Characteristics & Attributes for Quercus michauxii ''

Attracts Wildlife

Upland Birds and Game

Soil Moisture Preference

Dry
Average

Exposure

Full Sun
Partial Shade

Habit

Deciduous

Attributes

Drought Tolerant
Erosion Control
Midwest Native
Naturalizing