White Oak (Quercus alba)
- Considered by many to be the most noble American Oak
- Can grow to be a large sized tree
- A wonderful shade tree
- Keeps its stately silhouette all year long
The White Oak tree is native to eastern and central North America, and this long-lived tree can grow into a large tree that the entire family will love! White Oak is also known by its botanical name, Quercus alba, and they can grow into a beautiful deciduous tree with a broad spreading canopy capable of providing plenty of shade! Planting this tree in the right place around your home not only looks great, but it can also cool off the hotter parts of your house during the summer! This oak is an excellent wildlife tree too, capable of providing nice red fall color that blends beautifully with its attractive shape. Give it enough room to grow, and it will reward you with beauty! Large size trees such as Quercus alba are ideal for climbing or tying a tire swing for family fun that lasts through the years!
Quercus alba adapts to a wide variety of soils, so they are ideal for our area. The White Oak tree has a slow to moderate growth rate, so if you are looking to add instant maturity to your property, buy as big as you can! Big Tex Tree Nursery has them available in a variety of sizes, from smaller to larger specimens that are perfect for larger yards. This tree can grow in part shade/partial sun or with full sun exposure. Once established, they require little to moderate water.
Big Tex Tree Nursery grows Quercus alba trees in our local climate and from our premium quality specimens, so they are ready to thrive in your landscape. Relax while our professional planting crew does all the work and come home to a beautiful tree that offers years of enjoyment!