Watering; Water tree deeply once a week Sun: Full sun Pruning: Prune to remove dead, diseased and interfering limbs, in early spring.
When planting your oak tree, select an area with full sun and allow at least 20 feet in each direction, to avoid buildings or powerlines. Dig a hole twice the size of the root ball, fill hole with soil, and water the tree deeply. Mulch can be added.
During fall and winter Oak Trees will enter its dormant state. During this time most of the leaves will fall off and the stem will turn brown. The roots of your Oak will continue to grow during this time.
Potting & Container
Oak trees can be kept potted for about 3-4 years. Oak trees will need to be planted into the ground. Increase your pot size as needed. Insure you use well-drained soil and water thoroughly.