Northern Red Oak (Quercus rubra)

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Division - Magnoliaphyta
Class - Magnoliopsida
Subclass - Hamamelidae
Order - Fagales
Family - Fagaceae
Genus - Quercus


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Northern Reds are tall, dominating, native oaks. Large trees can put off an incredible number of acorns, creating veritable forests of seedlings.

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This species is common in the Forbidden Road area. Click on the photo above to see more pictures of Northern Red Oaks taken in that area.



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