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Quercus dentata

This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
Common Name(s):
Daimyo oak
Cultivar(s):
Pinnatifida
Categories:
Poisonous Plants, Trees
Comment:

Tan bark. This tree is mildly resistant to damage by deer.

Description:
Evergreen or deciduous trees; leaves alternate and simple, variously shaped in different species; pollen flowers in drooping, elongated clusters; fruit an acorn.
Height:
50-60 ft.
Flower:
0.5 to 0.7 in. acorn
Zones:
6-8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun; well drained soil
Texture:
Medium to coarse
Form:
Rounded crown
Poison Part:
Acorns (seeds of nuts) and young leaves.
Poison Delivery Mode:
Ingestion.
Symptoms:
Stomach pain, constipation and later bloody diarrhea, excessive thirst and urination
Edibility:
EDIBLE PARTS: Acorns (nuts) are edible after tannins are leached or boiled out. HARVEST TIME: Only collect nutsfrom areas you kn
Toxic Principle:
Gallotannins, quercitrin, and quercitin.
Severity:
CAUSES ONLY LOW TOXICITY IF EATEN.
Found in:
Forest or natural areas; landscape as ornamental and shade trees.
Leaf:
10 in. leaves with 4 to 9 lobes; brown fall color; often persist into winter
Tags:
deciduous, deer resistant

NCCES plant id: 2157

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