Oak Tree Gift

Quercus robur

£24.50

Next day delivery available, just order before 11am Mon to Thurs.

Send a beautiful, long lasting Oak Tree Gift. Oak Trees are considered sacred to most major cultures but is held in particular high esteem to the Celts. The Oak tree is known as the ’Father of the Woods’ possibly due to its size, strength and longevity. The Oak Tree is an ancient symbol of truth, courage and knowledge and was often used in spells associated with success and stability.

Celtic weddings often took place beneath an Oak tree. Druids belief that Mistletoe was in its most sacred form when growing amongst the branches of an Oak tree.

Doors were often made of Oak wood as this was thought to protect the home from evil.

The Oak is a mighty tree that will grow for hundreds of years and makes an excellent gift for an important man in your life.

  • Oak tree supplied is 20-50cm tall
  • Large branches of this the English Oak tree rise from a short trunk to form a massive crown - rising to 115ft (35m)
  • The leaves of the Oak tree are alternate and almost stalkless with small "ears" at the base of the leaf and four or five lobes on each side
  • Acorns from the English Oak tree often grow in pairs on long stalks (distinguishing it from the Sessile Oak)
  • Oak trees have been used for ship building for centuries with high quality furniture still using the strong wood of the English Oak today.
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Product Details

Characteristics

Colour
Light Green, Dark Green
Plant Type
Oval
Plant Type
Deciduous (bare from Nov to April)
Leaves and Foliage
Broadleaf
Ultimate Height
Large - 12m plus

Caring Information

Instructions

Difficulty to Grow
Very Easy
Grow in Pot?
Ready to be planted into ground

Soil information

Best Soil?
Loam, Clay, Sand, Chalk
Soil Moisture
Moist but well drained

Perfect Location

Sun Position
South-facing, East-facing, North-facing, West-facing
Sun Strength
Full Sun, Part Sun
Exposure
Exposed
Outdoor/Indoor
Perfect for growing in medium gardens, Ideal for people with large gardens

What's Included

How will it arrive?

Packaged in:
Pot gift wrapped in organza bag with ribbon
Supplied in:
unique Tree2mydoor branded triangle gift box
Delivered in:
plantable 100% natural coir pot

Delivery

Send directly to your recipient. You choose when you want your gift delivered. You can add your own personal message that is printed in the accompanying greetings card. Up to 120 characters.

Greetings Card

Choose an optional greetings card
Add your own personal message that will be printed in a greetings card (up to 120 characters) of your choice. This can be added at the point of checkout.

Give the Gift of a Oak Tree Gift

Delivered from the nursey to their doorstep