Ontario Trees & Shrubs website

Oaks Group

To see all  Oaks  in order by Common Name     START HERE
Oak wood is among the heaviest of all trees in northeastern North America.

Photograph by Kim Sayers
Could this be where oak trees cross the road?

Just kidding, of course! This is a road sign somewhere in England.

  • Black Oak (Quercus velutina)
  • Bur Oak (Quercus macrocarpa)
  • Chinquapin Oak (Quercus muehlenbergii)
  • Dwarf Chinquapin Oak (Quercus prinoides)
  • English Oak (Quercus robur)
  • Hill's Oak (Quercus ellipsoidalis)
  • Pin Oak (Quercus palustris)
  • Red Oak (Quercus rubra)
  • Shumard Oak (Quercus shumardii)
  • Swamp White Oak (Quercus bicolor)
  • White Oak (Quercus alba)
See Also: Oaks: Sudden Death, from The Monday Garden, by Sue Sweeney.


Shumard Oak (Quercus shumardii)
Shumard Oak
(Quercus shumardii)
To see all  Oaks  in order by Common Name     START HERE