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SKU
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Majestic Shade White Oak Tree

  • Incredible Presence in the Landscape
  • Sculptural Shade Tree
  • Enormous Caliper and Wide, Spreading Branches
  • Extremely Long Lived
  • Large Leaves Feature Smooth, Deep Lobes
  • Dark Red to Russet Autumn Color
  • Distinctive Bark Makes a Statement
  • Wood is Valuable for Whiskey Barrels
  • Important Wildlife Tree
  • Native to the United States
  • State Tree of Illinois

Ground your wide, open space on large properties with this exceptional specimen. White Oak (Quercus alba) is a historically important native tree that holds a lot of meaning for many...including Native American tribes.

This is an extraordinary wildlife tree well-known for its size and strength. Add one or more as outstanding shade trees in your yard or corporate campus.

Don't be fooled by this incredible native! After a season or two to get established, rewarding White Oak grows quite fast as a young tree..

Statuesque White Oak develops a magnificent spreading habit, with strong wind-resistant branches growing in wide angles. It's a long-lived tree with some being documented at over 600 years old.

Leave a legacy by planting White Oak. Give it plenty of room to reach its mature height and spread for the most lyrical results.

Standing in the presence of the White Oak, you'll feel cared for and sheltered under its massive limbs that extend far out from its silvery-toned trunk. White Oak tree delivers preeminent habitat and food for wildlife.

Rugged White Oak provides an instant impression of strength and stability. Important details include the broad crown and unique textured bark is both blocky and plated once mature.

New spring leaves emerge with a soft pink tint and fuzzy down that is soft to the touch. They grow to large, leathery leaves that are deeply lobed and smooth without bristle tips.

Summer leaves cast delicious shade for epic picnics and entertainment areas. This investment tree boosts the value of your property.

In good years, you'll enjoy fall colors ranging from red to purple. After many years, White Oak produces small, sweet acorns that tumble to the ground in October. Wildlife love them!

This is one of the best known hardwoods in North America. Its wood is water-resistant...and has been used in important objects like the USS Constitution...along with countless whiskey barrels.

Order White Oak from our native tree specialists today. Just like so many before you, they'll help you create an unforgettably handsome landscape.

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 14.95
20 - 49.99 17.95
50 - 69.99 19.95
70 - 99.99 24.95
100 - 129.99 29.95
130 - 130+ Approx 25%

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

White Oak Is Suited to Grow in Zones 3-9
Growing Zones 3-9
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Quercus alba
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 60 - 90 feet
Mature Spread 50 - 90 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Type Well Drained
Moisture Low Once Established
Growth Rate Slow
Foliage Green
Fall Color Red
Pollinator Friendly Yes
When To Prune Late Winter
Fragrant No