PFD Miami

Shingle Oak

Quercus acutissima

Location: Central (43)

The Shingle Oak was given its name for its ability to produce a quality, durable split shake-shingle. Its leaves cling to the tree for most of the winter, creating an ideal den for squirrels and a year-round screen.

Related Trees: Bur Oak, Chestnut Oak, Chinkapin Oak, Columnar English Oak, English Oak, Pin Oak, Red Oak, Sawtooth Oak, Shumard Oak, Swamp White Oak, White Oak, Willow Oak