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Tree and Wood Identification
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Red Oak

Here are some pictures of red oak. You can click on the pictures to see higher quality, larger images.
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This is a red oak tree.








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These are red oak leaves and bark.

Red oak leaves are oblong with 7-9 lobes and sinuses.













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Side View

Red oak wood is easily to identify because of the dark lines, called rays.







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Cross section

Red oak wood under magnification.

The large vessels in red oak are what lets you blow bubbles through wood, like in "Bubbling Bazookas" !







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