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Northwest Missouri State University


Pin Oak

Quercus palustris

Native. Leaves alternate, simple, 3 to 6 inches long and deeply lobed. Height to 70 feet. Is distinguishable from other oaks by its downward angled lower branches. Acorns are small and striped with dark lines. Favorite food of waterfowl along river borders, Widely planted.

GIS coordinate: N40 21.126 W94 52.980

Trail Number: T3

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Leaf - Pin Oak

Summer - Pin Oak

Summer '08 - Pin Oak