TITLE

BUR OAK

AUTHOR(S)
Stahl, Carmine; McElvaney, Ria
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Trees of Texas;2003, p100
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Information about quercus macrocarpa or bur oak is presented. The tree belongs to the white oak group, which its acorns contain less tannic acid than those of many other oaks. It grows too slowly to compete with faster-growing trees for light. Bur Oak used as baskets, fences, cabinets, flooring and railroad ties.
ACCESSION #
39548738

 

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