|Scientific Name||Quercus laevis|
|Common Name||Turkey Oak|
|Info||"Turkey oak, also called Catesby oak or scrub oak, is a small, moderately fast to fast-growing tree found on dry sandy soils of ridges, pinelands, and dunes, often in pure stands. This oak is not commercially important because of its size, but the hard, close-grained wood is an excellent fuel. The acorns are an important food to wildlife. Turkey oak is so named for its 3-lobed leaves which resemble a turkey's foot."|
|Found By||Steven Koster|
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