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Quercus ‘suber’

RRP $515.00 Incl GST

Common Name: Evergreen Cork Oak

Current Form: Upright

Current Planted Height: Approx 2.5m

Current Width: Approx 1m

Calliper: 40mm

Root ball dimensions: 45mm D / 62mm W

Availability: 1 ready for implementation autumn 2017

 

 

Large growing, short stemmed, wide spreading tree native to the Mediterranean . Very thick corky bark is harvested off trees at least 25 years of age for wine corks and tiling .This tree tolerates hot dry sites and is found growing on very hilly country in the Mediterranean unsuited to other crops. A wonderful tree in a well drained and hot courtyard .A tree worthy of a place in a interactive setting where children can tack things to the deep fissured bark. Frost and coastal hardy.

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Placing a tree on hold is a commitment to purchase the tree. Boulevard & Boutique require a 30% deposit on trees put on hold. Once on hold the tree will be held and maintained at the Boulevard & Boutique nursery for up to 5 months free of charge. After 5 months a husbandry fee will apply for the tree to be maintained and cared for. If you do not purchase the tree after it has been put on hold your deposit will be forfeited.