Beacon® Oak


Quick Overview

This top-performing columnar oak will be sure to make a statement in your landscape or on your parkway. Beacon Oak® shines in the fall with warm yellow fall color.


Quick Overview

Why it rocks:

Beacon Oak® is an upright, columnar oak variety with a strong branching structure. This top-performing oak offers dense shade and makes a bold statement in the fall with its warm yellow fall color. 


Where to put it:

Beacon® Oak thrives on city streets! Its columnar form is suitable for making a statement in the landscape and is an excellent choice for privacy and screening. 


What it needs:

Beacon Oak® is adaptable to a variety of soil conditions. Be sure to follow our tree care instructions for the first few growing seasons until the root system is well-established.


Botanical Name Quercus bicolor 'Bonnie and Mike'
Hardiness Zone 4
Tree Type Shade
Size Range Medium Tree (25-40 feet)
Mature Height 40'
Mature Spread 15'
Shape Narrow/Columnar
Foliage Color Green
Fall Color Yellow/Gold
Flower Color N/A
Decorative Fruit N/A
Landscape Uses Shade, Parkway/Street, Privacy/Screening
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Tolerance Very Adaptable
Standout Feature tightly columnar, urban tolerance, dense shade, bright yellow fall color