Also called champion oakOne of the red oaks.

Native to 🇨🇦 Canada and 🇺🇸 USA Midwest, East and South.

In this area:

due to possible infestation by oak wilt disease Bretziella fagacearum.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)
Quercus hosts caterpillars of 452 species
of butterflies and moths, in some areas.

Grows large, and is a great shade tree.  Its wood is used to make furniture and barrels.

Learn more about northern red oak Quercus rubra

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