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  Guide to the Common Trees of Pennsylvania

Trees | Glossary | Visual Guide | Leaf Parts, Types, & Position


Black Oak
(Wide & Flat: Alternate Arrangement)
A relatively fast-growing tree to 75' high, one of the most common oaks on dry, upland sites. The acorns are eaten by wildlife, but not preferred; the young stems and twigs are browsed by deer. A yellow dye can be made from the bark. The wood is lumped with other oak species and sold as red oak for general construction lumber and furniture.


Select a Tree from a menu below, or download the Visual Guide

Needle-Shaped or Linear

 

Wide & Flat: Opposite Arrangement

Wide and Flat: Alternate Arrangement

Information courtesy of:
PA Department of Conservation & Natural Resources

 

Whitetailed Deer
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