Red Oak

New Jersey State Tree

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Red oak tree in autumn

Red oak tree ablaze with fall color; photo by Kevin Harber on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / no derivative works).

Red Oak

New Jersey designated the red oak (Quercus borealis maxima) as the official state tree in 1950. New Jersey also recognizes a state memorial tree (dogwood).

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Images

Northern red oak leaves in summer; photo by Jessica HIckman in Flickr (noncommercal use permitted with attribution / share alike).

Northern red oak leaves in summer

Massive red oak tree; photo by Wendy Cutler on Flickr (use permitted with attribution).

Massive red oak tree

Range of northern red oak tree; public domain image from USDA Plants Database

Range of northern red oak tree