A graceful shade tree with fascinating textured bark. This oak is unusual because it’s evergreen, with beautiful spongy bark that’s harvested for sealing that most precious of beverages – champagne! Performs best in dry and hot summer climates. Slow growth rate.
Originally found in the coastal regions of the western Mediterranean, the Cork Oak is well suited to dry and hot summer climates with. Prefers a well-drained soil and a sunny aspect.