Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Any fertile soil. Quercus phellos grows well in damp soils or dry conditions.
Rate of Growth: Vigorous.
Habit: Large tree, pyramidal when young with a rounded crown once mature.
Height: up to 20 m (65 ft)
Spread: 15 m (50 ft)
Notes: Quercus phellos is generally considered to be a tough tree which can tolerate most soil conditions, including dry soils, wet soils or compacted soils.