A versatile evergreen eventually becoming a dome-shaped specimen parkland tree. Its dark grey bark and narrow oval leaves are dark green above, silver grey and hairy underneath. Yellow catkins in June give rise to acorns one third enclosed.

Grows best in deep fertile soil in mild areas, but will tolerate both dry and chalky soil and a coastal location. 

 

Height on arrival 3-4 ft

Delivery 3-4 working days