Position: Full sun.
Soil: Any, fertile soil.
Rate of Growth: Very slow until established then moderate.
Habit: Eventually a small tree with a rounded crown once established.
Height: 10 m (32 ft)
Spread: 8 m (26 ft)
Notes: This oak will grow in light, dappled shade but in such a position will not develop such a strong purple leaf colour. This plant is similar to Quercus robur 'Purpurea' except that the leaves are larger and a darker shade of purple.