TEXAS RED OAK

latin name: Quercus buckleyi

usda code: QUBU2

alternative name(s): Buckley Oak, Spanish Oak

PLANT DETAILS

ecotopes class: canopy

ecological condition(s): sunny edge – shady woodland 

size range: med – 40-80 ft

habit: tree

leaf retention: deciduous

light requirement: full sun– part-shade

color signature: deep red leaves in fall

DESIGN SUPPORT

The Buckley Oak is a popular native landscape tree, and for good reason. It provides good shade and great fall color, with the leaves turning a deep red before dropping. In addition, it’s drought tolerant, and does well in local conditions. 

NATIVE RANGE

 

TEXAS RED OAK (QUBU2) PORTFOLIO

Projects that feature this native plant specimen: