Click on image for full screen view.

Live Oak
Quercus virginiana

Evergreen tree

attracts butterflies
Texas native
salt tolerant
Foliage Persistence: evergreen

Annual or Perennial?: perennial

full sun
Flower Color: Yellow

Blooming Period:
Height: 42 feet

Width: 50 feet

Heat Tolerance:
very high
Water Requirements: low

Additional Comments: Produces acorns in fall. Tolerates salt spray and salty soil, but not a lot of storm winds. Coastal Bend native.

Index of Scientific Names | Index of Common Names | Photo Gallery