Chestnut Oak (Quercus prinus)

Chestnut Oak
  • Bloom/Foliage:
  • Height: 60'
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  • Zone: 4
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  • Description:

    The characteristic bark is dark and very rough. On older trees it typically is broken into long, V-shaped ridges that are separated by deep furrows. The tree grows on dry, rocky ridges and slopes. The wood is strong and durable, and mainly used for general construction and fuel.