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Quercus rubra L.
northern red oak
Fagaceae (Beech family)

Introduction to Vascular Plants

© Virginia Skilton  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #86273)

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Eastern North American oak is commonly planted and seedlings will spread from acorns, but rarely grow into mature trees. Collected as a sapling in Revelstoke (Tucker 4240 @ UBC). First noted 1971. Occasional.

Note Author: Frank Lomer

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