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Quercus x bushii ‘Seattle Trident’

For sale by Bluebell Nursery

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A superb rare tree, Quercus x bushii 'Seattle Trident' has huge glossy green leaves which turn an eye-catching bronze in autumn and hang on the branches for some time before falling.

Quercus x bushii 'Seattle Trident' is an exciting new specimen tree, ideal for planting in gardens or woodland areas!

Supplied Size: 2L deep containers (15 - 30 cm tall)

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Quercus x bushii  ‘Seattle Trident’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Quercus x bushii  ‘Seattle Trident’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Grower Notes

Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Any fertile soil.
Hardiness: Hardy.
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Quercus x bushii 'Seattle Trident' grows to be a medium sized, branching tree.
Height: up to 15 m (50 ft)
Spread: 10 m (32 ft)

Notes: This plant is a selected hybrid of Quercus marilandica and Quercus velutina

Plant Finder: about Quercus x bushii ‘Seattle Trident’


Quercus x bushii ‘Seattle Trident’. This unusual oak has very large, glossy green leaves, which turn rich golden bronze in autumn and remain on the tree into winter. This plant is a result of the cross between Q. marilandica and Quercus. velutina


They are fully to frost hardy, and grow in sun or semi-shade in deep, well drained soil.

Interest and use

Grown for its foliage interest.

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  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • WaterSemi-moist

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