Oak, Willow 2-0 (Quercus phellos)
Willow oak reaches a mature size of 50 to 80 feet in height and 1 to 2½ feet in diameter. Its habitat includes lowlands; river and swamp borders, and rich, sandy uplands. The wood is used for crossties, rough construction and pulpwood. The tree produces good acorn crops, making it a valuable and dependable wildlife food source. Willow oak is long lived and fast growing, and it is widely planted as a landscape tree.