Text Box: Occurs in moist sites, including flood plain depressions and swamps.
Text Box: Quercus michauxii Nutt.; Swamp Chestnut Oak
Text Box: N C STATE UNIVERSITY

Bark appears to break into thin plates.

Rough bark breaking into large pieces.

Leaf arrangement at the end of a branch and the leaf shape.

Sapling bark  appears to break into pieces also.