A good shade
tree that does well in damp locations. The sweet acorn
is preferred by many animals.
Swamp Chestnut Oak
Prefers damp locations.
Water Requirements: Low
Light Requirements: Full
sun to part shade.
Oval leaves from 4-10" long. Turn yellow to
yellow-brown to red in the fall.
1/2" acorn covered by a fringed cup.
Good shade tree for damp locations.
Source: Native Florida Plants: Low-Maintenance Landscaping and Gardening