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Quercus sinuata Walter
Bastard oak, Durand oak
USDA Symbol: QUSI
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Bloom InformationBloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil pH: Circumneutral (pH 6.8-7.2)
BenefitUse Wildlife: Good nesting tree. Good substrate for for insectivorous birds. Jays eat and cache acorns. Food source for deer.
Interesting Foliage: yes
Attracts: Birds , Butterflies
Larval Host: Larva host plant for duskywing and hairstreak butterflies.
From the National Suppliers Directory
According to the inventory provided by Associate Suppliers, this plant is available at the following locations:
Hill Country Natives
- Leander, TX
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Jacob's Well Natural Area
- Wimberley, TX
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff