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  Cherrybark Oak  
Common Name: Cherrybark Oak
Latin Name: Quercus falcata var. pagodifolia
Tree Size: Large
Leaf Type: Deciduous
Growth Rate: Moderate
Water Needs: Moderate
Tolerances: Poorly drained sites
Attributes: Texas native, reliable fall color, seeds or fruit eaten by wildlife
Features: Fall Color; Wildlife
Comments: Excellent native shade tree for a variety of planting situations. Prefers moist sites.
Problems: Fruit drop. Could be hard to find in nurseries.
Firewise: Yes
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