Oaks Collection

Host Annette Shrader is in awe of the beauty found in a collection of desirable varieties of oak trees on a visit to the home landscape of a couple who are passionate about plants.

Plants Featured in this Clip

QUERCUS robur Cristata
QUERCUS robur Argentcomarginata
QUERCUS robur (Cut leaf English oak) Pectinata
QUERCUS x warei Wind Candle
QUERCUS x warei Birthday Candle
QUERCUS dentata (Japanese Emperor Oak) Pinnatifida

Gardener Extras

  1. Under ideal conditions, the Japanese Emperor Oak can be expected to live 300 years or more.
  2. Acorns belonging to trees in the red oak group take two growing seasons to mature while acorns in the white oak group mature in one season.

Gardener Notes


Annette Shrader

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