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Arizona White Oak, Arizona Oak
Quercus arizonica

Fagaceae (White oak group)

Arizona white oak grows in several mountain ranges in the Trans-Pecos of west Texas. It is a small to medium sized tree, to 20 to 30 feet in height. It hybridizes with other oaks, particularly the gray oak (Q. grisea) in the Chisos mountains, so it is not commonly found in its pure form.

Plant Habit or Use: small tree

Exposure: sun

Flower Color: catkins

Blooming Period: spring

Fruit Characteristics: acorn

Height: to 30 ft.

Width: to 30 ft.

Plant Character: semievergreen

Heat Tolerance: high medium

Water Requirements: low

Soil Requirements: adaptable

USDA Hardiness Zone: 6

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