Oak, Swamp White*
(Quercus bicolor) Height: 50 - 60'
Sold as containerized seedlings
Partial shade to full sun. Grows rapidly. Likes acidic soil, survives in a wide range of habitats, drought-tolerant, and prefers swampy environs. Wild ducks, squirrels, and other birds and mammals like to eat its sweet acorns. Wood presents exceptional value to woodworkers due to its hardness, durability and moderate price. Used widely in cabinet and furniture-making.