Red Oak, Quercus rubra, has dark green leaves with pointed lobes that stay on the tree later into the fall than other species. It's acorns are a major food source for wildlife, including deer, squirrels, bears, and some birds.
For additional information on Red Oak, including planting tips visit (opens in new window): http://www.ontario.ca/environment-and-energy/red-oak
For the Extension Note (including lots of helpful information) on Red Oak, see: http://www.lrconline.com/Extension_Notes_English/pdf/rd_oak.pdf
*Note: trees and shrubs will not be shipped, you will be required to pick them up at a location in Bancroft, ususally on the first weekend in May. Please be sure to provide your contact information so that we can confirm pick-up details.