Red Oak - credit: Barbara Tokarska-Guzik, University of Silesia, Bugwood.org
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Red Oak - credit: Barbara Tokarska-Guzik, University of Silesia, Bugwood.org

Red Oak

  • $4.00
    25 seedlings
    50 seedlings
    100 seedlings
    Unit price per 


Quercus rubra

Northern red oak is is fast growing, easy to transplant, tolerant of urban conditions (including dry and acidic soil and air pollution), the abundant nuts attract wildlife, and the leaves develop a brickred fall color.

Sold as bare root seedlings, 18-24”.

* Bundles of 25 qualify for Mix & Match discount, see Hardwoods collection for more information.

Growth Rate: Rapid

Soils: Clay, Sand, Loam

Moisture: Moist

Shade Tolerance: Full Sun to Part shade

Mature Height: 60-100 ft.

Deer Damage Potential: medium

Origin: Native

Uses: Lumber, wildlife, shade, fall color

USDA Plant Guide

NC State extension plant details