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Course Walk: Oaks

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Plants found on this walk:

Showing 1-13 of 13 items.
Botanical NameCommon NameSummary
Quercus acutissimaSaw-tooth OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4), Tolerates salty soil
Quercus albaWhite OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Quercus bicolorSwamp White OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4), Tolerates salty soil
Quercus coccineaScarlet OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Quercus imbricariaShingle OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Quercus macrocarpaBur Oak; Mossycup OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Quercus montana (Q. prinus)Chestnut OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Quercus muehlenbergiiChinkapin OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Quercus palustrisPin Oak; Swamp OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Requires acid (pH 5.0 to 7.0)
Quercus phellosWillow OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4), Tolerates salty soil
Quercus roburEnglish Oak; Truffle Oak; Pedunculate OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Quercus rubraRed Oak; Northern Red OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4), Tolerates salty soil
Quercus velutinaBlack Oak; Yellow-barked OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)