Durmast Oak, Sessile Oak Quercus petraea

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Quercus petraea

Family:

Fagaceae

Genus:

Quercus

Species:

petraea

Common Name:

Durmast Oak, Sessile Oak

Seeds Per Pound:
110
Quantity:
9.53 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
8
Germination:
71%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
100 feet
Collection Locale:
Pennsylvania
Crop Year:
2020
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5
In Stock: 9.53 lb
Prices
Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
6.95
1 lb
29.50
1 kg
58.00
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days , or until radicle emergence.
Germination: sow 1-2" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to artificial stratification.
In a Nutshell:
* The Sessile Oak is a large deciduous tree up to 20-40 m tall, in the white oak section of the genus ( Quercus sect. Quercus ) and similar to the Pedunculate Oak , Q. robur , with which it overlaps extensively in range. more...
* Significant botanical differences from pedunculate oak include the stalked leaves, and the stalkless (sessile) acorns from which one of its common names is derived. more...
* In cultivation, this tree has gained the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit. more...
* The wood is important, used for construction purposes (particularly timber framing), shipbuilding, and oak barrels for wine. more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov