Height: 60-70 feet
Light: full sun
Soil: Moist well-drained; tolerates flooding during dormancy
Fast growing--more than 2' per year
Most widely used native oak; excellent shade tree
Bronze to red fall color
Pollinator value: Medium, however as entomologist Doug Tallamy explains, oak trees support more butterfly and moth caterpillars than any other tree, and migrating birds rely on these caterpillars for food and to feed their young.