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Quercus robur


Quercus robur, or Common Oak, is a large deciduous tree developing a magnificent, broad crown, the leaves with shallow, rounded lobes, turning reddish-brown in autumn. Inconspicuous yellow-green catkins among the young leaves in spring

Ultimate height 12 metres+ in 20-50years
Ultimate spread 8 metres+
Prefers full sun/partial shade in a west, east or south-facing, exposed or sheltered aspect
Hardy in all of the UK