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Do I Have a White Oak?

The Oregon white oak, or Garry oak (Quercus garryana), is native to the Salem area can grow up to 100ft and live for up to 500 years. Many of the Oregon oaks around Salem are large with rounded canopy shapes and long, far-reaching lower branches covered in mosses and lichens. Oregon White Oak is easily identified by its leaves with rounded lobes. In the wintertime, trees are bare. It produces a typical acorn, and the bark is light gray with thick furrows and ridges. 

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Willamette University

Environmental Science

Willamette University
900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.