The mighty oak stands 30 meters tall and embodies morale, strength and wisdom. Red oaks have slightly pink heartwood, and are a versatile and practical hardwood for woodworking. Processing the nuts to remove tannins results in an interesting addition to the table: acorns can be toasted, and/or made into flour and used in baking.
Canadian Hardiness Zone: 4
Recommended Use: baking, cooking
Ripens: late September
Pollination: requires a pollinator
Height not including roots: 20-25cm one year seedling