When to Plant a Live Oak Tree?

Live oaks, types of evergreen oak trees that grow into wonderful shade trees, are best planted in the late fall and winter. They are best bought as young trees in 3- to 15-gallon containers, according to LSU AgCenter, then transplanted into the landscape.

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