Quercus prinoides

Common Name: Dwarf Chinkapin Oak
Plant Type:Tree
Light (original): sun, part sun
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:10 feet
Soil Type:dry
Soil Moisture:Dry
Seed Ripens:fall
USDA Zones:4 to 8
Flower Colour:male - catkins, female - insignificant
Bloom Time:spring
Comments:Flowers and fruits at an early age. Good fall colour.
Germination:Seed is hydrophyllic, intolerant of dry storage.
Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
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Picture Copyright: Monica Dennis