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Red Oak

Red Oak

Quercus rubra

Native to northeastern United States. A large, long-lived tree grows to 75'. Rapid growth, full sun, easily transplanted which withstands urban conditions well. Needs ample room to develop. Large acorns to 1" take two years to mature, can be numerous, creating a litter problem on lawns and sidewalks.


Family: Fagaceae
Type: Native
Origin: Northeastern United States
Season: Spring




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