Oak Trees and Acorn Production
We planted an oak tree on our property about 4.5 years ago.
Last year and this year, it has produced acorns. I read that oak tr4ees
don't produce acorns until they are about twenty years of age. What is up
with our tree.
There is obviously some variability involved. Twenty years is
probably more common, particularly in nature in a more unmanaged
environment, but the following is an example of seven years:\
Anthony R. Brach, PhD
Missouri Botanical Garden
c/o Harvard University Herbaria
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Update: June 2012