Both oaks and beeches have a fairly hard wood compared to say apple.
Mar 18, It is most obvious in deciduous trees that retain leaves through the winter. Several trees normally have marcescent leaves such as oak (Quercus), beech (Fagus) and hornbeam (Carpinus). Marcescent leaves of pin oak (Quercus palustris) complete.
In our woods, the trees with the most leaves are always the young beeches and the white oaks which seem to hold onto about half their leaves until almost spring.
On windy days in the winter they rustle Red oaks don't seem to hang on to many if any. I think mine are all straight Q. rubra and Q.
alba. Dec 09, Most shade trees oak trees that don t drop leaves 60 to 70 feet in height and lose their leaves in autumn. Alternatives to these towering, deciduous specimens exist, though. The only true requirements for a shade tree are a.