Report from the Oak ICRA checklist
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Full Name: - Quercus serrata Murray subsp. serrata var. brevipetiolata

Quercus serrata Murray subsp. serrata var. brevipetiolata (A. DC.) Nakai (1924)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Quercus (the white oaks)
Nomenclature Note
Basionym: Q. urticifolia var. brevipetiolata A. DC. (1864). A synonym of Q. serrata Murray (1784) in the World Checklist and Bibliography of Fagales (1998), but maintained here.
Description
This variety is horticulturally distinct having subsessile leaves (petiole 3-5 mm long): the type variety has petioles 10-30 mm long.
Natural Distribution
FAR EAST ASIA: S E CHINA, JAPAN
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Recent Monograph References
(Menitsky) Oaks of Asia (2005) page 50 mentions
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 170