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Quercus rubra

For sale by Chen

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1 year sapling

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0.45 litres

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Plant Finder: about Quercus rubra

Common names

Red oak, Northern red oak, Oak


Quercus rubra (Red oak). This is a deciduous tree which reaches around 30m producing shiny grey bark. The leaves are dark green and pointed with lobes. The young spring and autumn leaves are red. They will need fertile soil with plenty of water. Native to eastern USA and Canada.


They will thrive in deep, damp, well-drained soil. Some of the species like full sun, while others prefer partial-shade.

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Quercus rubra | Glasgow, G22 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Heavy, Well drained, Medium
  • WaterSemi-moist

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