Northern Red Oak

Northern Red Oak  (Quercus rubra L.)   Description  Northern red oak (beech family, Fagaceae) reaches heights of 100 feet and diameters of 36 inches on good sites¹.  When mature, the dark gray bark forms flat-topped. smooth ridges.  Leaves are 5 to 10 inches long and 5 to 8 inches wide.  They are dark green above, paler beneath, … Continue reading Northern Red Oak