Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • champion oak
    • northern red oak
  • French
    • Chêne rouge d'Amérique
  • Portuguese
    • Roble-americano
    • Carvalho-vermelho-americano
    • Carvalho-americano
  • Italian
    • Quercia americana
    • Quercia rossa
  • German
    • Roteiche
  • Scientific Names
    • Quercus rubra
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • QUERUB

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Recent observations

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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roger-yu

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December 3, 2016 12:33 PM PST

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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elmaddi

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December 1, 2016 08:44 AM EST

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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iyang

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November 9, 2016

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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yanlinfeng

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December 5, 2016 06:45 PM EST

Description

Leaf

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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lynnparsons

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December 3, 2016 11:39 AM EST

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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yanlinfeng

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December 4, 2016 10:43 AM EST

Description

Brown leaf and pointy leaf ends

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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evan-was-here

Date

November 8, 2016 04:30 AM EST

Description

Northern red oak (Quercus rubra) is a tree with deeply lobed green leaves. Its trunk has smooth grey bark that can develop ridges and shallow furrows when older. The acorns are distinctive because of their flattish cap which only covers the top portion of the acorn.

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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kaileyeroller

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the past

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(Somewhere...)

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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wildmarin

Date

November 28, 2016 02:44 PM PST

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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wildmarin

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November 28, 2016 02:02 PM PST

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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wildmarin

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November 28, 2016 07:03 AM PST

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

Observer

evan-was-here

Date

October 12, 2016 04:16 AM EDT

Description

Northern red oak (Quercus rubra) is a tree with deeply lobed green leaves. Its trunk has smooth grey bark that can develop ridges and shallow furrows when older. The acorns are distinctive because of their flattish cap which only covers the top portion of the acorn.

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Description from Wikipedia

Quercus rubra, commonly called northern red oak or champion oak, (syn. Quercus borealis), is an oak in the red oak group (Quercus section Lobatae). It is a native of North America, in the northeastern United States and southeast Canada. It grows from the north end of the Great Lakes, east to Nova Scotia, south as far as Georgia and states with good soil that is slightly acidic. Often simply called "red oak", northern red oak is...

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