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Oak (Bur)

Oak is the most popular, hardest and strongest timbers.

Zone:
2-8
Harvest:
Fall
Height:
80-90'
Scientific Name:
Quercus macrocarpa
Available (Spring):
25

Bur Oak trees are very large, grand and long-lived trees. This oak makes an excellent shade tree and has a very large and stately form. This hardwood forms stout limbs from a broad crown as it ages, and its branches can extend up to 40' in each direction from its trunk. The tree will grow in a variety of soil conditions and displays good drought resistance.