The Swamp White Oak is a rugged tree that does well on a variety of sites. For an oak, it is a rapid grower and can tolerate poorly drained soils and yet is fairly tolerant of drought. The 2-0 Seedlings average 25 inches and range from 18 to 32 inches in length.
The Swamp White Oak produces wood that used as lumber. The sweet acorns are a favorite among a variety of wildlife.