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Full Name: - Quercus 'Zehra'

Quercus 'Zehra' Jablonski A. J. Coombes Tree of the Year: Quercus rysophylla Weatherby. International Dendrology Society Yearbook 2015. (45) (2015) Cultivar name has been accepted as Registered
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, Section Lobatae
Q. falcata Michx. × Q. rysophylla Weath.
Nomenclature Note
A hybrid between Q. falcata and Q. rysophylla. Found growing at the Karaca Arboretum in 2002. Named Zehra after the daughter of Hayrettin Karaca.
Grown for its ornamental evergreen appearance.
Natural Distribution
From cultivation
Nomenclatural Standard (Cultivar) or Type
Harold Hillier Herbarium 3615 HILL
Standard Image
Photograph by Brian Pancott for the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens
Illustration of Leaves
Image from stockplant at Pavia Nurseries (Belgium) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2009
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 749 under note on Q. rysophylla