Where do Wine corks come from? Portugal produces approximately half of corks harvested worldwide. Bark comes from the tree called Quercus suber or cork oak.
Oak Tree Leaves photo taken at night with street lamp illumination. The Oak tree is a hard wood and in the Quercusgenus family.
Top view of a oak tree sapling just in it’s first year of life!
Image of dried oak tree leave in Winter’s strong winds.
Fun image of silver spoons photographed on antique 2 inch oak strip flooring.
Tree photo of an oak tree in the winter. Leaves generally fall off late in the season but before winter. Some leaves remain until the new spring leaves arrive.
Oak Tree leaves, some refuse to let go and remain on the tree during Winter.
Oak leaf fallen from the tree over winter
Red oak leaves left on the tree blowing in the wind in this winter photo.
This old oak tree is showing some damage to the outer layers of bark.
This example of red oak leaves will help you identify the species.
Fallen red oak leaves are snagged in branches above the water.
Trees from little acorns grow!
The mighty oak is a symbol of courage and power, it will stand strong through all things.
Photo of several young red oak trees recently planted in our local park.
The Schuette Oak tree was named after J.H. Schuette (1821-1908). This hybrid oak is a cross between the Swamp White Oak and Bur Oak.