Sawtooth Oak Tree Overview
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Early Acorns Handsome Sawtooth Oak

  • Attractive Canopy
  • Distinctive Toothed Leaves
  • New Leaves Emerge Brilliant Yellow
  • Lustrous, Dark Green in Summer
  • Golden-Yellow Fall Color
  • Grows Quickly When Young
  • Wonderful Shade Tree
  • Perfect Choice in Food Forests
  • Starts Producing Large, Desirable Acorns Early
  • Near Yearly Mast Production
  • Acorns Drop in Early Season
  • Wildlife Tree
  • Easy-Care

Maximize your property with the rugged beauty and utility of the renowned Sawtooth Oak (Quercus acutissima). This precocious selection grows quickly as a young tree, and starts producing oval-shaped acorn mast very early in life.

Deer love the Sawtooth Oak acorns, and the trees drop during the early season. Keep a stand in an area with easy access.

Oaks also bring game birds like turkey and quail. Include Sawtooth Oak as a special species in a mixed planting.

Young trees grow quickly in a pyramidal shape. Over time, Sawtooth Oak tree takes on a rounded canopy.

Plant them 20 feet apart on center, measuring from the center of one to the center of the next. Sawtooth is a native of Asia, but has been widely planted and enjoyed in the United States for nearly 150 years.

Unique leathery leaves give the Sawtooth its name. Long, lustrous and serrated...Sawtooth foliage starts spring bright yellow.

Over the summer, the leaves turn dark green and provide a shaded spot for birds to shelter. As temperatures dip, the golden-yellow fall color brings another feature for your landscape.

We're pleased to offer these high-impact trees to include in your diverse plantings. Deer adore the acorns, and Sawtooth Oak starts delivering quickly.

We sell well-rooted growing trees. Add a packet of Nature Hills Root Booster and follow the directions while planting for impressive gains.

Order Sawtooth Oak from our tree experts today!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 14.95
20 - 49.99 17.95
50 - 69.99 19.95
70 - 99.99 24.95
100 - 129.99 29.95
130 - 130+ Approx 25%

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Sawtooth Oak Tree Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-9
Growing Zones 5-9
More Information
Botanical Name Quercus acutissima
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 40 - 60 feet
Mature Spread 50 - 60 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Type Well Drained
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Fast
Foliage Color Green
Fall Color Yellow
Pollinator Friendly Yes
When To Prune Late Winter