Quercus rubra Linnaeus var. rubra . Phen: Apr; Aug-Sep (of the second year). Hab: Moist to fairly dry forests of slopes, coves, and ravines, below 1000 meters elevation. Dist: Widespread in e. North America, south to e. VA, GA, AL, MS, AR, and OK.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = F, FNA3, K1, Mi, RAB, WV; = Quercus borealis F.Michx. var. maxima (Marshall) Ashe – G, GrPl; = Quercus maxima (Marshall) Ashe – S; < Quercus rubra L. – Ar, C, Il, K3, K4, NE, NY, Pa, Tn, Va, W