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Overcup Oak (Quercus lyrata)

Overcup Oak (Quercus lyrata)

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You will get 8 seeds of Quercus lyrata, OVERCUP OAK for planting.

Quercus lyrata, also known as overcup oak, is a medium-sized deciduous tree found in wetlands in the southeastern United States. It has lyre-shaped leaves and produces acorns enclosed in a cup. Despite being susceptible to defects caused by insects and injuries, overcup oak is valued for its wood and is a dominant species in certain forest cover types.

Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours

Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days , or until radicle emergence

Germination: sow 1-2" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed

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