|Deciduous tree found wild throughout the southern U.S. Average growth reaches 40 to 50 feet tall, with a dense, rounded crown, spreading branches. Fall color can be a pretty golden brown, sometimes just brown. Acorns are 1 inch, in pairs or singles. Typical habitat is gravelly, sandy, dry soils. Reaches large size on the silty loam of the Mississippi valley. Native from Massachusetts to Florida, over to Iowa and Texas.