|Grid reference||ST 18639 79968|
|Common name||Cork oak|
|Origin||S. Europe & N. Africa|
|Height||11M August 2015|
|Girth||154cm @ 0.5M August 2015|
This tree is on the east side of the lake, opposite 154 Lake Road East. It is the more northerly of the two.
No acorns were observed on this tree in 2017 and 2018.
General tree description
Quercus suber is a medium-sized tree, reaching about 20 metres tall, with a low, wide-spreading shape. It has thick, deeply ridged, corky bark, cream, orange or grey in colour. The leaves are oblong or oval, leathery, 2.5 to 6 cm long, toothed, glossy green above, grey-green and hairy below.