black oak

Quercus velutina

Summary 2

Quercus velutina, the eastern black oak or more commonly known as simply black oak, is a species in the red oak (Quercus sect. Lobatae) group of oaks. It is widespread in eastern and central North America, found in all the coastal states from Maine to Texas, inland as far as Ontario, Minnesota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, and eastern Texas.

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) Mark Kluge, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/4172372
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quercus_velutina

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