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| Bluejack Oak, Sandjack Oak, Upland Willow Oak, Cinnamon Oak, Shin Oak, Turkey Oak|
Fagaceae (black oak group)
Bluejack Oak is a large shrub or small tree that grows on dry sandy areas of east Texas. The leaves, about 5 inches long, have white undersides, possibly a water-conserving adaptation; the new foliage is pink.
Plant Habit or Use: large shrub small tree
Exposure: sun partial sun
Flower Color: greenish-yellow catkins 2 to 3 in. long
Blooming Period: spring
Fruit Characteristics: acorns 1/2 in. in diameter
Height: to 50 ft.
Width: to 45 ft.
Plant Character: deciduous
Heat Tolerance: medium
Water Requirements: low
Soil Requirements: acid