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Pin Oak Fact Sheet

Family:  Fagaceae - Beech family
Latin name:  Quercus palustris
Common name:  Pin oak
Quercus palustris - Pin oak winter habit Quercus palustris - Pin oak summer habit Quercus palustris - Pin oak fall colors Quercus palustris - Pin oak photo of leaves and catkins in mid-May. Quercus palustris - Pin oak photo of underside of leaf with hairs in axil Quercus palustris - Pin oak fall colors Quercus palustris - Pin oak acorns in mid August. Quercus palustris - Pin oak acorns in mid September

The form and fall color of pin oak make it a popular for ornamental. Pin oak is utilized by many game species, especially wood ducks, whitetail deer, and wild turkey. 


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