Bur Oak (Quercus macropcarpa): Hardy tree with dark green, lobed leaves that turn bronze-yellow in fall. Produces acorns and has thick furrowed bark. Good for use as a large specimen tree, shade tree, and/or boulevard tree. Slow growing tree. Attracts birds. Height: 14 m; Width: 10 m; Full sun. Zone 2
Pin Oak (Quercus ellipsoidalis): A smaller oak with pointed lobed leaves that turn red in the fall. Slow growing tree. Height: 18 m; Width: 12 m; Full sun. Zone 2.