Red Oak

Latin Name: 
Quercus rubra

Red oak are a tall, deciduous tree with dark green leaves that stay on well into the winter months. Acorns are a favourite amongst squirrels!

Photo by Seelig, R.A, courtesy of Smithsonian Institution.

 

Upland
Type: 
Tree
Source: 
Locally sourced native
Soil: 
Sand, loam or clay
Sun: 
Full sun
Seedling Height: 
6-18"
Maximum Height: 
30 m
Potted or Root: 
Bare root
Price: $4.50