The southern red oak tree is characterized by leaves that are shiny and green on one side, fuzzy on the other and often resemble turkey feet. Its twigs and branches are reddish bro...
About Red Oak Trees
The red oak is a common dry-site tree of the eastern woodlands. From Arkansas and the Gulf states northward to southern Canada, the red oak can be found along hilltops and small mountain ranges. In autumn the leaves often turn to a copper color and...
Under optimal conditions, northern red oak is fast growing and a 10-year-old tree
can be 5–6 m (16–20 ft) tall. Trees may live up to 500 years according to the ...
The tree Guide at arborday.org offers information on size, height, growth rate, sun
and soil preference, and more on Northern Red Oak and many other ...
Oak Trees. Tips for understanding oaks - Hopefully you've heard the term "red
oak" or "white oak". Red and White refers to the taxonomic sections of oaks native
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
Aug 19, 2015 ... Red oak leaves are simple and arranged alternately on the twig. They are 7 to 11
lobed, and 5 to 9 inches long with slender petioles 1 to 2 ...
Introduction. A versatile, fast growing and long-lived tree, the northern red oak is
known for its brilliant red fall colors and its acorns that feed local wildlife.
Moderate to fast growing, this tree is one of the more important lumber species of
red oak and is an easily transplanted, popular shade tree with good form and ...
Jun 19, 2002 ... Wildlife: Northern red oak provides good cover and nesting sites ... as a
landscape tree in eastern North America and. Europe -- used as a ...