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Quercus turbinella ( Sonoran Scrub Oak seed) Sheffield's Seed Co., Inc.
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Quercus turbinella

Arizona Shrub Oak, Sonoran Scrub Oak

This seed is proving very difficult to obtain, please help us if you can. Recalcitrant seeds need refrigeration. Since shipping times are out of our control, we are not liable for seed condition upon arrival.
  • Quercus turbinella

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New Zealand

Growing Info

Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days , or until radicle emergence
Germination: sow 1" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed

Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to artificial stratification 

Looking for a durable and attractive plant to add to your garden? Look no further than the Quercus turbinella, also known as the Sonoran scrub oak or shrub live oak. This evergreen shrub features leathery, gray-green leaves with large teeth and can reach heights of 6-15 ft, making it a perfect choice for filling out a garden or landscape with natural beauty. Its range includes northwestern Mexico and the southwestern United States, from far eastern California to southwest Colorado, Rio Grande New Mexico, to west Texas, and it can grow in a variety of habitats, including woodland, chaparral, forest, and more. Don't miss out on adding this versatile and attractive plant to your space today!

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