University of Tennessee
Forest Resources AgResearch and Education Center
Black Oak

Black Oak (Quercus velutina)

Black Oak Leaves and Bark Black Oak is in the "red oak" subdivision and is found on many of the trails at the Arboretum and especially in the Oak Ridge area. The name of the city was chosen because of it's location near "Black Oak Ridge".

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University of Tennessee - Forest Resources AgResearch and Education Center
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