Swamp White Oak Tree, Quercus bicolor
This tree’s branches expand to about 15 feet wide. It has a very durable trunk with very strong bark. When looking to make this tree as part of your landscaping, it will be in your best interest to plant it in either a field or a yard that is at least 100 square feet. This way it will have plenty of space to grow and stand out. It is native to North America's Midwest and Northeast. Though small, it can often live to be 300 years old or more! The acorns of this oak often help to attract wildlife like deer and turkey to your area. They mature to very large and are great for providing shade to a lawn. These are one of the smallest growing oak trees but can still grow to be very tall. They are great and are very easy for homeowners to grow as they take no special care to maintain. They also bring lots of color with their beautiful leaves that change colors with the seasons. They are also loved by squirrels and also a variety of birds that love the acorns they produce.