Bucks Unlimited Swamp White Oak
Bucks Unlimited Swamp White Oak is a great tree that could have many potential uses. This tree has all of the same majestic qualities that most all oak trees have. What makes this tree great is its acorn production. In some oak trees, it can take over 30 years until many, if any, acorns are produced. This tree will begin to produce acorns, in limited quantities, in 4 to 6 years. This tree is said to produce nearly double the amount of acorns as an oak would normally produce. The acorns produced by the swamp white oak have been observed to be a favorite of deer, and with the increased acorn production of this tree, this will be the favorite of many deer. This tree is moderate in height, up to 60 feet, with a full, rounded canopy. The leaves are small to moderate in size, with small rounded lobes along the edge of the leaves. They are darker green in color, with a distinct vein running down the center. This tree is approximately 3 feet tall when shipped.
Quercus bicolor ‘Bucks Unlimited’ grows to a height of 50 to 60 feet, with a similar spread. It is recommended for climate zones 4 to 8. It grows best in full sunlight, but can grow in partial sun as well. Bucks Unlimited prefers to grow in well drained soils, with at least moderate amounts of moisture. The tree is fast growing. Many different birds and animals are attracted to these acorns. The acorns ripen in late September to early November, right at the perfect time for hunting purposes.
Care & Shipping Notes
NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Also, WE NO LONGER SHIP TO CALIFORNIA due to Department of Ag restrictions on live plants.