Live oak (Quercus virginiana)
2 LIVE TREE 5-7 IN TALL ROOTED AND WITH LEAVES GREAT FOR BONSAI TOO -fast growing
Live oak is the southern symbol of strength.
It is the state tree of Georgia. Lining the historic streets of small towns, the reclining branches create a canopy of speckled light.Live oak is a large tree that reaches heights of 65' to 85'. It has a wide spreading crown and is buttressed and flared at the base of the trunk.
The leaves are simple, alternately arranged, and may persist on the tree through winter until they gradually fall as new leaves emerge in the spring. The leaves are 2" to 5" long by " to 2 " wide. The narrowly to broadly elliptical shaped leaves are usually stiff and leathery. The upper surface is shiny, dark green. The leaves are dull grayish green underneath. The leaf base is tapering and the tip is short pointed to rounded. The margin is smooth and slightly wavy.