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Xeriscape Demonstration Garden Information Sheet


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Quercus suber-Cork Oak


The Cork Oak is an evergreen with moderate growth to a height of 70-100' and as wide. Both the trunk and main scaffold branches are covered with cork (the cork of commerce). Its leaves are 3" long, and dark green in color. It resembles the live oak but has leaves which are shorter and broader. 25 x 35'


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