Sawtooth Oak (Quercus acutissima)

(2 customer reviews)

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This plant is restricted for shipment to CA, OR, WI

Latin: Quercus acutissima

Zones: 5-9

Other common names: Sawtooth oak, gobbler oak

Mature Height: 50-70 ft tall, fast growth

Soil/Climate: Zones 5-9, originally native to eastern Asia, in China, Korea and Japan. The Sawtooth is an attractive and durable shade tree that can adapt to a wide range of soil conditions.

Notes: Used for fencing, Ornamental tree. The name probably comes from its distinctive sawtooth leaves.

Wildlife:  Produces small acorns a favorite of wild turkeys and other wildlife. The acorns are very bitter, but are eaten by jays and pigeons; squirrels usually only eat them when other food sources have run out.

Cold Stream Farm supplies Sawtooth Oak trees which are grown as bare root seedlings and transplants and sold both wholesale and retail with no minimum order.

Additional information on Quercus acutissima can be found on the link: USDA / NRCS PLANTS Database.

Additional information

Dimensions 1 × 1 in

2 reviews for Sawtooth Oak (Quercus acutissima)

  1. Troy Thomas

    I have planted these in the past and continue to plant some every year. Very good survival rate and weather tolerant. I have some I planted from 1′ seedlings in 2004 and they are 30′ tall +/-
    now and have been producing for 5 years plus. I can tell you the deer absolutely fog to them when they start dropping in early to mid September (in South Central Illinois.

  2. Rebecca Nichols

    These are beautiful fast growing trees. They make very good shade trees and grow fast.

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