Plant of the Week: Chinkapin Oak
Chinkapin Oak Quercus muehlenbergii Zone 4-7
Serrated, dark-green oak leaves with cute acorns make this tree an attractive choice when looking for a large shade tree. A slow to moderate grower that can reach 80' tall and 70' wide.
Plant in full sun and in well-drained soil for best growth. Water regularly. Beautiful fall interest. Attracts squirrels and chipmunks.