Quercus alba

Eastern White Oak

Photo courtesy of Bailey Nurseries, Inc.

  • Deep green leaves with white undersides
  • Moderate growth rate; long lived tree
  • Great shade tree
  • Leaves are yellow to red in fall
  • Produces acorns in fall for birds and animals to feast on
  • Native plant
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Full Sun
Full Sun
Average Water
Average Water
Dry Soil
Dry Soil
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet Soil/Wetlands
Wet Soil/Wetlands

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Hardy, native species that can grow in wet to dry soils.  Plant in full sun

Height: 60 ft
Spread: 40-50 ft
Price Level 1: $59.99~#3
Bloom Color:
Zone: 4-8

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Native
  • Specimen
  • Fall Color
  • Great Foliage


  • Full Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil
  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Average Water
  • Wet Soil/Wetlands