Name: English Oak
Scientific name: Quercus robur
Category: Trees and bushes
Nature Stars: 30
About: A tall forest tree.
How to identify: Oaks are our most familiar tree, easily recognised by having acorns and their lobed leaf shape. Told from the Sessile Oak by the acorns having stalks.
Where: The common woodland tree across the south and east.
Photograph credit: Philip Precey