Quercus muehlenbergiiChinkapin Oak
Shape: Rounded, Open
Growth Rate: Medium
Fall Color: Yellow-Brown
Flower: Catkin, Insignificant
Fruit: 3/4″-1” Acorn
Distinctive Features: Excellent street tree, can handle alkaline soils
Quercus muehlenbergii – Chinkapin Oak is a durable Oak that performs well in alkaline soil. It has attractive dark green sharp toothed leaves and a striking silvery gray bark.