RED OAK

(Quercus rubra)

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1.  Tree


Description

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Growth Rate:

  • Rapid-growth, grows faster than most oaks. 
  • 8- to 10-foot tree reaches a height of 20 feet in five or six years.

Species Requirements

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Care

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