One of the white oaks.

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

In this area:

due to possible infestation by oak wilt disease Ceratocystis fagacearum.

Wood is used to make furniture, floors and barrels.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)
Genus used as host by caterpillars of 452 species
of 🦋 butterflies and moths, in some areas.

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