Quercus robur

English Oak
Quercus robur

a large deciduous tree developing a magnificent, broad crown, the leaves with shallow, rounded lobes, turning reddish-brown in autumn. Inconspicuous yellow-green catkins among the young leaves

Key Facts: 

 

Flowers:  Inconspiciuos yellow/green catkins

Fruit:  Acorns

Leaves:  Shallow, rounded lobes

Autumn colour:  Reddish-brown

Ultimate height:  25m

Good looks:  Being an English oak naturally grown is enough