Quercus alba (white oak)

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Notes

Key Characteristics

  • Leaves completely glabrous with narrow lobes and rounded tips, often deep sinuses
  • Acorn cup with warty or knoblike scales, no fringe
  • Bark light gray, small vertical blocky plates to broad, flat-topped ridges

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