Definitions for quercus bicolor
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swamp white oak, swamp oak, Quercus bicolor(noun)
large deciduous oak of the eastern United States with a flaky bark and leaves that have fewer lobes than other white oaks; yields heavy strong wood used in construction; thrives in wet soil
Quercus bicolor, the swamp white oak, is a medium-sized tree of America's north central and northeastern mixed forests. It has a very large range, and can survive in a variety of habitats. It grows rapidly and can reach 300 to 350 years. It is not a large tree, typically growing to 20-25m tall, with the tallest known reaching 29 m. It forms hybrids with Bur Oak where they occur together in the wild.
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