Length of Time it Takes to Grow Oak Trees

Oak trees grow very slowly. From the time the first acorn is planted, it may take from 2 to 3 decades for an oak tree to reach its full growth. This includes all varieties: red oak, white oak, pin oak and bur oak.

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