FAMILIAR TREES OF SOUTH CAROLINA CLEMSON EXTENSION BUL 117

Post Oak
Quercus stellata
Variable leaves, cross-shaped in outline.   Wood used for crossties and fence posts.  Slow-growing, long-lived.  Good acorn crop every 2 or 3 years.  A preferred food of turkey and deer.

 

 

Natural distribution in South Carolina


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