Presentation on theme: "Adopt a Tree By: Leah Whitehead Or D.J. Cooke The fruit of White Oak is an acorn, growing over an inch long, with a warty cap. Many animals eat these."— Presentation transcript:
Interesting Facts The White oak has been the state tree of Illinois since 1973. White Oaks have male and female flowers. The fruit of White Oak is an acorn, growing over an inch long, with a warty cap. Many animals eat these acorns. White Oak depends on these animals, especially Blue Jays and squirrels, to spread its seeds to new places so new White Oaks can grow. White-tailed Deer, Beaver, and Eastern Cottontails are known to eat twigs and leaves of White Oak.
Wood Hardwood Furniture Veneer Paneling Flooring White oak wood is heavy, hard, strong, and durable. When properly dried treated, oak wood glues well, machines very well and accepts a variety of finishes