Red Oak Tree

Red Oak Tree

Red Oak Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Quercus rubra
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun; well drained soil; tolerates drought and air pollution
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Rounded; symmetrical; flat top with age
Height:   60 to 75'
Weight:   60 to 75'
Leaf:   4.5 to 8.5" alternate, simple leaves with 7 to 11 lobes; russet red to bright red fall color
Flower/Fruit:   .7 to 1" acorn
Comments:    Easy to transplant
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --