Water Needs

Light Needs

Common Name

Southern Live Oak

Scientific Name

Quercus virginiana

Plant Type

Broadleaf Evergreen Trees

Deciduous / Evergreen


Special Features

Can grow up to half a football field



Growth Habit

Upright and spreading

Growth Rate


Average Landscape Size

40' x 40'

Care Information

A broad-leaf evergreen shade tree that's well adapted to the desert environment. Ensure proper pruning early on to develop healthy branching patterns.

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USDA Hardiness Zone

10° F, Zone 8a

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