Tree Detail

Quercus gambelii


Oak, Gambel

Quercus gambelii   

Category: deciduous shrub   Size: medium

Mature Size: 8 - 20' by 6 - 12'

Zone: To 1   Growth Rate:


Elevation (if known): To 9,000'

Water: Drought tolerant once established.

Soil :

Sun: Sun or filtered shade

Comments: Native to Colorado. We may be a bit to cold. They do well on La Veta Pass.


Alamosa Tree Board Recommended? yes

Street Tree? no   Street Tree Conditions:

CO/NM native? yes   Native to: To Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Arizona

Known Locations: Marilyn Loser garden. One doing well (8 ft tall), other hangs on.

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