Southern Live Oak
Southern Live Oak (Quercus Virginiana):
Nicknamed the “mighty oak of the South,” this large evergreen shade tree is well-suited for landscapes in the Southwest. With its attractive gray-green leaves, sturdy branches, and wide crown, it is sure to become a favorite spot for picnicking, tree swings, climbing, or wildlife viewing.
Occasional watering once established
Average Landscape Size:
Large tree with up to an 80-foot spread and 50-foot height
Excellent shade, broad trunk, attracts wildlife, drought and wind tolerant