This medium-sized tree (20-30 m tall) is native to eastern North America. This species is distinguished from other oaks by its bright green, willow-like leaves. Despite its popular use in street-side plantings, the trees often grow larger than anticipated, which sometimes results in cracked sidewalks.
- Moist alluvial soils.
- Growth Habit:
- Deciduous tree, growing to 25 m tall.
- Bloom Time:
- Presence in US:
- AL AR DC DE FL GA IL KY LA MD MO MS NC NJ NY OK PA SC TN TX VA