Experience-New Plants-Knowledge-Seeds-Plant Research-Culinary-Join Now Click Here!

'Sweet It Is' Bebbs Oak

Pot, 1-2' Sweet It Is, BEOA-SW_1-2' $9.75 Out of stock
Low tannin acorn selection-high yields

From a 2nd generation cross, ‘Sweet it Is’ is a very low tannin bur oak type acorn. The original tree was discovered by a wetland near Plainwell, MI. The small acorns are completely enclosed in the cap. On good years the branches are completely covered with acorns. They ripen in early September. Can be eaten fresh without wincing. This strain comes out fairly true from seed. Average growth rate.

Plant Specs
Genus & Species Quercus x bebbiana
Seed Source Ecos
Hardiness -25
Height (ft) 60
Width (ft) 40