Report from the Oak ICRA checklist
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Full Name: - Quercus affinis

Quercus affinis Scheidw. (1837)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Lobatae (the red oaks)
Natural Distribution
MEXICO: (Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí, Guanajuato, Querétaro, Hidalgo, Veracruz, Puebla, Guerrero, Oaxaca)
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2009
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus commutata Liebm. (1854)
Quercus nitens M. Martens & Galeotti (1842)
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 702 with photograph of tree in Introduction, page 12, and line illustration, page 702
The Hillier Manual of Trees & Shrubs, 7th ed. (2002) page 248
Recent Monograph References
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 378
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 40 illustrated (autumn growth, page 41 Champion tree)