Northern red oak trees are found throughout much of the Eastern and Central U.S. and Canada.
- Alternate Common Name: None
- Average Height: The northern red oak tree is a medium to large tree, growing up to 90 feet tall.
- Average Width: No data
- Leaf Description: Northern red oak trees have oblong leaves with 7-11 bristle-tipped lobes, generally very uniform in shape. Leaves are dull green from above with paler color from below.
- Bark Description: Northern red oak tree bark is smooth when trees are young, developing flat topped ridges and shallow furrows with age.
- Twig Description: Stout red brown twigs. Terminal buds are quite large and covered with red brown hairless scales.
- Flowering: Northern red oak male flowers are yellow-green catkins; females are on short spikes.
- Needle or Broadleaf: Broadleafed
- Comments: None