FAMILIAR TREES OF SOUTH CAROLINA CLEMSON EXTENSION BUL 117

Water Oak
Quercus nigra
The leaves of the water oak are quite variable in shape. They remain green for some time and gradually fall during late winter. The tree grows rapidly and is easily propagated. Its spready, symmetrical crown makes it a favorate street and lawn tree.

Natural distribution in South Carolina


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