The Southern Red Oak Tree, Quercus falcata, is a an excellent specimen oak selection to plant as specimen trees to shade churches and commercial buildings. For heavy shade the Southern Red Oak Tree begins leafing out in Georgia during the last of March. Often grown as a street tree, a home shade tree, or a park tree, the tree is a medium sized tree with brilliant red leaf color in the fall.
• The Red Southern Oak Tree grows extensively in the southern United States in a wide variety of soil types. The tree will grow on poor dry soil and is very drought tolerant. The large size and broad crown of the Red Southern Oak tree provides valuable shade, and it is a significant source of timber in the southeastern United States.
Oak Shade Trees - Southern Red Oak
Red Oak Trees
|Recommended USDA zones for Red Southern Oak Trees: [Quercus falcata]|
|Zone 7||5° to 10° |
|Zone 8||10° to 20° |
|Zone 9||20° to 30° |
|Recommended States to grow Red Southern Oak Trees|
Delivery Time: Deciduous Flowering Trees & Shade Trees are shipped dormant usually December through April, weather dependent, shipping within ten business days from when the order was placed, while in the current shipping season. The actual delivery time will usually be within four to seven days following the date of shipping by Ty Ty Plant Nursery. Delivery time can not be guaranteed, if a package needs to arrive prior to a specific date please note in the comment section of the order or contact Ty Ty Nursery by telephone during normal business hours.
Shipping Method: UPS Ground and Motor Freight if the proper arrangements have been made by the customer prior to shipping. Shipping costs do apply on Motor Freight shipments, not covered by any sales promotions.
*1 Year Free Plantsurance Policy is void on any shipment outside of recommended zones, and/or when the shipping is authorized by the customer during below freezing temperatures.
If plants are listed by gallon size the plant will be removed from container and have the majority of the dirt removed to allow for the best shipping.