A Remarkable water oak

Tree Information
Common Name: water oak
Scientific name: Quercus nigra
Category: Beautiful tree
Notes: This large water oak with its neighbor, a willow oak, shade the benches next to the Historic Fountain located in Monroe Park, Richmond's oldest City Park (purchased in 1851). For generations, the tree has remained in an urban setting, smack in the middle of the VCU Monroe Park Campus.
Best time to photograph: Sundown in the Springtime.
Nominator: Todd Woodson
Location of Tree
County/City: Richmond City
Name of tree owner: City of Richmond Department of Parks, Recreation a
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