Quercus borealis


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Related to Quercus borealis: Quercus rubra
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Noun1.Quercus borealis - large symmetrical deciduous tree with rounded crown widely distributed in eastern North AmericaQuercus borealis - large symmetrical deciduous tree with rounded crown widely distributed in eastern North America; has large leaves with triangular spiny tipped lobes and coarse-grained wood less durable than that of white oaks
red oak - any of numerous American oaks having 4 stamens in each floret, acorns requiring two years to mature and leaf veins usually extending beyond the leaf margin to form points or bristles
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Two oak species that give us some of the best brown autumn foliage are quercus coccinea, the Scarlet Oak and quercus borealis, the Red Oak.
Quercus rubra of the Family Fagaceae also Quercus falcata, Quercus velutina, Quercus borealis, Quercus shumardii, Quercus coccinea, Quercus nuttallii, Quercus palustris, Quercus laurifolia, and Quercus phellos.