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Common Name: Water Oak      Latin Name: Quercus nigra      Size: 50 (min) to 80 (max)
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Quercus nigra
Maximum Height: 80 feet

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Category: Tree
Family: Fagaceae
Genus: Quercus
species: nigra
Size: 50 (min) to 80 (max)
Size Description: Large Tree
Notes: 130 Penwood Lakeside Park Ky
Characteristics: star rating Wet Soil Tolerant
Availability:star ratingstar ratingLimited Availability
Full Sun Tolerance:star ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar ratingPerforms WellSee other plants that like full sun.
Part Shade Tolerance:star ratingstar ratingstar ratingAverage Performance
Deep Shade Tolerance:star ratingstar ratingLower Than Average Performance
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Picture of Quercus nigra  Water Oak
Location: 130 Penwood Lakeside Park
Photo Credit: Steve Foltz

Picture of Quercus nigra  Water Oak

Picture of Quercus nigra  Water Oak
One of two Quercus nigra at Spring Grove Cemetery
Location: Spring Grove near Dexter Maus
Photo Credit: Steve Foltz
Season: Nov
Picture of Quercus nigra  Water Oak
Photo Credit: Steve Foltz

Location: Lakeside Park 130 Penwood Lakeside Park KY 41017
Specimen: 174
Quercus nigra Quercus.nigra.130PenwoodLakesidePark.JPG
Location: 130 Penwood Lakeside Park
Photo Credit: Steve Foltz

Location: Spring Grove Cemetery 4521 Spring Grove Ave Cincinnati OH 45232
Specimen: 604
Quercus nigra Quercusnigra.jpg
State Champion
Location: Spring Grove Cemetery
Photo Credit: Steve Foltz
Season: Nov
Location: Riverbanks Zoo and Garden 500 Wildlife Parkway Columbia SC 29210 [Latitude: 34.008779230000000 Longitude: -81.072140440000000] Specimen: 3070
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