FAMILIAR TREES OF SOUTH CAROLINA CLEMSON EXTENSION BUL 117

Live Oak
Quercus virginiana
The live oak is now prized as a shade or ornamental tree, but in the days of sailing ships it provided timbers for their construction. The United States set aside several land preserves of the tree for the exclusive use of its navy.

Natural distribution in South Carolina


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