Native to North America, the Red Oak is a stunning shade tree suitable for larger lots and rural settings.
Red Oak or Quercus ‘Rubra’ will reach mature height of 75’ tall and width of 40’-60 wide with a life expectancy of 150 to 500 years.
Leaves are a deep glossy green in the summer and change to a beautiful red in the fall.
These trees are great for encouraging wildlife; its acorns are an important winter food source for squirrels, deer, wild turkeys, and several songbirds.
The Red Oak prefers a soil that has moderate moisture and is well drained.
Browse online and then come into Carp Garden Centre to choose the tree or trees best suited to where you live.