Lat. name: Quercus alba
Planted around 1900
Home: North America
Family: beech plants
The American white oak is very similar to the European sessile and sessile oak.
Growth height up to 25 meters
Tree mythology: Oaks stand for strength, power, endurance and power, for durability and patient maturation
Folk medicine: The bark is used for sitz baths.
In former times acorns were used as animal feed and in times of emergency as food.