NH State Forest Nursery

Red OakQuercus rubra

A large tree capable of producing some of the most valuable lumber in the northeast. Prefers fertile, well-drained soils from central New Hampshire southward. Oak acorns are a valuable source of winter food and eaten by deer, bear, turkeys, and squirrels. These seedlings were root pruned to stimulate fine root growth. Mature height 70 to 80'

Seed Source:

New Hampshire

Seedling Details
Age Comment per 10 per 25 per 100 per 500 per 1000
2 yr 6-10" $15 $25 $80 $300 $500

Available in the Deciduous Tree Package.

photo of red oak seedbeds

Red Oak Seedbeds

photo of red oak courtesy of dr. michael dirr

Red Oak

NH State Forest Nursery | Division of Forest and Lands
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 796-2323  |  fax: (603) 271-6488