Sessile Oak Tree (Quercus petraea)
These UK native trees grow to 20-40m tall and are a valuable source of food and shelter to an array of wildlife, particularly squirrels, badgers and jays.
Interestingly, a mulch of the leaves (not fresh) repels slugs and grubs.
- Hardy to zone 7
- Wildlife friendly
- Thrives in well drained soil and in full sun / partial shade
- Tolerates strong winds but not maritime exposure
Supplied trees are between 1 to 1.5ft tall. Branches will be trimmed and trees supplied without the pot for safe shipping.