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Full Name: - Quercus robur 'Westminster Globe'

Quercus robur 'Westminster Globe' J. F. Schmidt III Bull. Am. Assoc. Bot. Gard. Arb., 15(3): 69 (1981) Cultivar name has been accepted as Registered
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, Section Quercus
Nomenclature Note
US Patent granted to Milton Baron on 22nd April, 1975 without a designated name. Patent assigned to J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co., Oregon, USA. Registered cultivar name, See AABGA Bul. 15: 69 (1981). Sometimes seen as a trademark, but this status cannot be maintained due to prior use.
A photographic image of the patent documentation may be downloaded (for which you will need a TIFF reader on your computer).
Nomenclatural Standard (Cultivar) or Type
United States Plant Patent PP 3708
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus robur 'Michround' J. F. Schmidt III nom. illegit.
Main Horticultural References
(Jacobson) North American Landscape Trees, (1996) page 560
(Dirr) Manual of Woody Landscape Plants, 5th ed. (1998) page 834