Quercus palustris is one of the most widely planted landscape trees. Pin Oak is native to the eastern United States from Massachusetts to Delaware.

  • COMMON NAME: Pin Oak, Swamp Oak
  • LATIN NAME: Quercus palustris
  • FAMILY: Fagaceae
  • LOCATION: Everett courtyard
Quercus palustris is one of the most widely planted landscape trees. Pin Oak is native to the eastern United States from Massachusetts to Delaware.This Quercus palustris guards the entrance to the Dimple from the Everett Courtyard.
The large canopy of Quercus palustris makes it ideal as a shade tree.The thin gray bark of Quercus palustris develops small ridges with age.

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