Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days
Germination: sow seed 3/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Introducing the Quercus rugosa Netleaf Oak, a beautiful evergreen tree that is native to southern North America, Mexico, and Guatemala. Its Latin name means "wrinkled oak," referring to the bark that is brown and scaly. The leaves are thick and leathery, cupped and up to 15 cm (6 inches) long, dark green on the top but covered with a thick layer of reddish-brown hairs on the underside. The young leaves are also very hairy and usually red or yellow. This species is associated with other oaks, alders, pines, and Texas madrones and grows extensively on hillsides and in narrow gorges. Perfect for adding a touch of evergreen glamor to your garden, the Quercus rugosa Netleaf Oak is a must-have for naturalists and tree enthusiasts alike. Order yours today!