Scarlet Oak Quercus coccinea
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AK, AZ, CA, FL, HI, LA, OR
Aptly named, the scarlet oak is a parade of red throughout the seasons. In the early spring, new leaves unfurl with a red hue. The vibrant red fall display is truly magnificent. And those red leaves often hang on through the first snow, giving winter a touch of much-needed color. The inner bark of the scarlet oak is even red.
- Displays vibrant scarlet red fall color
- Tolerates a wide range of soils
- Is a fast-growing oak
- Will be delivered at a height of 2'–3'
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Scarlet oak acorns are an important food source for many large songbirds, wild turkeys, grouse, squirrels and white-tailed deer.
The native range of the Scarlet Oak tree extends from Maine to Florida and west to Missouri. The first scientific observations of this tree were made in 1691.
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