willow oak


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willow oak

n.
An oak tree (Quercus phellos) of the eastern and central United States, having long, narrow leaves similar to those of willows.
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Noun1.willow oak - medium to large deciduous oak of the eastern United States having long lanceolate leaves and soft strong woodwillow oak - medium to large deciduous oak of the eastern United States having long lanceolate leaves and soft strong wood
oak tree, oak - a deciduous tree of the genus Quercus; has acorns and lobed leaves; "great oaks grow from little acorns"
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There was no way you could miss the laurel oak, willow oak and swamp bay that towered over their owners' houses or the impressive girth of the yellow-poplar estimated to be 500-600 years old.
* Willow Oak (Quercus phellos): rapid growth, long life, good shade tree, easily transplanted, used widely in urban areas.
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The most dramatic natural landscape features, though, are the ones that have been here the longest--the towering willow oak trees that drape over the pool's infinity edge.
Survival and growth of Nuttall oak (Quercus nuttallii Palmer), willow oak (Q.
A The fast-growing trees for your area include varieties such as bald cypress, lacebark elm, tulip tree and willow oak. But if last growth is your most important criterion for tree selection, you may be disappointed.