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Quercus robur ‘Menhir’

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A new cultivar of English oak, Quercus robur 'Menhir' is slow growing and has a very narrow habit. It has the traditional and familiar English oak leaf combined with a dense, bushy and compact nature which makes it an ideal oak for even the smallest of gardens.

Supplied Size: 1.5L deep containers (20 - 30 cm tall)

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Quercus robur  ‘Menhir’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Pot SizeTotal Price
1.5 litres

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Grower Notes

Position: Full sun.
Soil: Any fertile soil.
Hardiness: Hardy.
Rate of Growth: Very slow.
Habit: Quercus robur 'Menhir' eventually grows to be a small tree with a very narrow habit.
Height: 3 m+ (10 ft)+
Spread: 60 cm (2 ft)

Notes: Quercus robur 'Menhir' is one of the best narrow oak trees for very small gardens.

Plant Finder: about Quercus robur ‘Menhir’

Common names

English Oak 'Menhir'


Quercus robur ‘Menhir’ (English Oak 'Menhir'). This is a compact, fastigate version of the English oak. Leaves turn copper yellow before falling in the autumn.


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

Interest and use

Grown for its habit.

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Quercus robur  ‘Menhir’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • WaterSemi-moist

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