Shumard Oak | A Fast Growing Native Tree
Shumard Oak Tree Size
This outstanding shade tree can grow up to 80 feet tall and 60 feet wide. The largest Shumard oaks tend to grow in the southern section of its native range. The average size is 40 to 60 feet tall and wide at maturity.
• Fastest growing red oak. This large red oak grows about 2 feet per year.
• Adaptable to any soil. The Shumard oak tolerates acidic, basic, compacted, clay, dry, wet, and even poorly draining soils.
• Resilient and hardy. This tough tree grows in just about any soil and puts up with any weather condition. It is easy to grow and requires no maintenance once established
• Attracts wildlife. This oak tree offers protective shelter and food for squirrels and birds.