Oregon White Oak
Oregon’s hallmark native oak. Forms wide spreading branches and grows to 100 feet. Light grey bark with thick furrows and ridges. Deeply round lobed leaves, dark shiny green on top and brown-hairy greenish yellow below.
|Habitat Notes||Bottomland Forest; Riparian Forest; Oak woodland; Upland Prairie and Oak Savanna|
|Years Planted at Arboretums||2011, 1996, 2010|
|Soil Tolerance||Well-drained soils|
|Special Uses||Attracts insects, bees and butterflies; Attracts birds; Attracts hummingbirds; Provides wildlife forage, cover and food; Grown for timber production|