springtime oak

springtime oak

Observation - springtime oak - UK and Ireland. Description: We weren't sure this was an oak - partly because (I am ashamed to say) we didn't realise they had catkins but also because it is growing quite happily in the middle of a deep pond - we didn't know they were aquatic either!

We weren't sure this was an oak - partly because (I am ashamed to say) we didn't realise they had catkins but also because it is growing quite happily in the middle of a deep pond - we didn't know they were aquatic either!