White Oak
White Oak
White Oak
White Oak

White Oak

Regular price $7.00

White oaks are a large tree usually growing in forests with other oaks, but can also be found on edges of lakes, ponds and streams. Leaves will often stay on the branches of younger trees in the winter.

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Growth Rate Slow to moderate
Mature Size 90-100 ft tall, 4 ft trunk diameter
Soil Acidic, moist, well-drained; Drought tolerant
Light Full sun
Leaves 4-9 inches long, 5-9 lobes; bright green on top and whitish underneath; Red/brown in fall
Flower & Fruit Male flowers green, female flowers reddish appearing as single spikes with leaves; Acorns oval over 1 inch long with warty cap which takes up a quarter of the body
Deer Browse Risk Low
Benefits Beneficial for many wildlife. Provides cover for many birds and small mammals, even in winter, since its leaves often stay on. Acorns are source of food. The leaves and twigs are used as nest materials. Wood is used for lumber for furniture, paneling, flooring, railroad ties, fence posts and firewood. Used in yards and parks as a shade tree.

Fall Sale 2020, all orders will be shipped directly to customer with a 30% shipping charge due to covid-19 concerns

The information below ONLY APPLIES to Spring Sales

Please note that trees, shrubs, packets, and products will not be delivered by mail. Your order will be batched together and made available for pickup at a specified and location.

During Checkout please choose one of the the following locations and dates:

  • April 10 & 11 at the Sanilac County Fairgrounds
    • 171 Dawson St., Sandusky, MI
  • April 17 & 18 at the Goodells County Park- Exhibit Barns.
    • Goodells, MI (Use the M-21 entrance at the north end of the park)
  • April 21 & 22 at the Armada Fairgrounds
    • 74280 Fair St., Armada, MI
  • April 24 & 25 at Sterling Heights Dodge Park
    • Farmer's Market Pavilion, 40629 Utica Rd Sterling Heights, MI 48313

    Trees/Plants are primarily sold as Bare Root Stock. District Liability ceases when orders are picked up. Seller is not liable for improper handling or planting of plants after consumer has possession. The Blue Water CD is not liable nor guarantees survivability.