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An oak is a tree or shrub in the genus Quercus of the beech family, Fagaceae. There are approximately 600 extant species of oaks. The common name "oak" ...

Oak tree Facts - SoftSchools


Oak belongs to the genus Quercus which comprises over 600 different species of trees. Most species of oak trees are deciduous with only couple of evergreen ...

oak Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about oak


Oak trees are classified as members of the genus Quercus, a Latin word said to be derived from a Celtic word meaning "fine tree." Worldwide there are more ...

Oak Facts for Kids | KidzSearch.com - Wiki for Kids


Nov 28, 2014 ... The oak tree is a tree or shrub in the genus Quercus. There are about 600 living species. The common name "Oak" may also appear in the ...

Oak Tree Facts: Lesson for Kids | Study.com


Have you ever played beneath a large, shady oak tree or collected acorns in the fall? Let's explore the oak tree and learn facts about this mighty plant. In 2004 ...

You Shouldn't Miss These Noteworthy Facts About Oak Trees - Buzzle


Aug 22, 2016 ... The proverb 'Mighty oaks from little acorns grow' is a worthy description for the great and magnificent oak tree. There are many astounding facts ...

Live Oak Tree Facts - Southern Pride Tree Farm


Interesting facts about live oak trees | Quercus virginiana. Live Oak tree growth and life.

Facts About Live Oaks | Nature Coast Tree Corp


Live Oak trees are generally described as a perennial tree. Live Oaks are native to the U.S. and have their most active growth period in the spring and summer.

BBC Radio 4 - Natural Histories, Oak - 12 mighty facts about oak trees


From coffee to wedding anniversaries, read our facts about the nation's favourite tree.

Red Oak Tree - ostermiller.org


The red oak is one of the largest and most important timber trees. One of the fastest growing of the oaks, it attains a to 80 feet and a diameter of two to three feet.

Oak Tree
Kingdom: Plantae Division: Magnoliophyta Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Fagales Family: Fagaceae Genus: Quercus
The mighty, majestic oak has, throughout the centuries, been the subject of story, song and proverb. More than 80 species of this beautiful tree are found in North America. All oaks are deciduous trees with... More »
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Top 10 facts about oak trees - Daily Express


May 29, 2015 ... MAY 29 used to be celebrated in England as Oak Apple Day in celebration of Charles II hiding in an oak tree at Boscobel to escape the ...

In a Nutshell: Oak Tree and Acorn Facts - Organic Gardening ...


Learn about oak tree and acorn facts, including the lifecycle of acorns, how acorns feed wildlife, nutrients in acorns and a list of oak tree varieties. By Terry ...

10 Interesting Oak Tree Facts | My Interesting Facts


Jun 3, 2013 ... Reading oak tree facts are fun and interesting for this tree is not only linked ... Oak tree is considered as one of the biggest trees in the world.