Report from the Oak ICRA checklist
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Full Name: - Quercus faginea subsp. alpestris

Quercus faginea subsp. alpestris (Boiss.) Maire (1961)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Quercus (the white oaks)
Nomenclature Note
Basionym: Q. alpestris Boiss. (1838). Treated as a species in the IUCN Red List of Oaks (2007)
Natural Distribution
EUROPE: SPAIN
Conservation Status
Rated as Endangered (EN) in the The Red List of Oaks
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus alpestris Boiss. (1838)
Hybrids in this Database
Quercus ×villariana A. Camus (1939)
Quercus ×villariana nothosubsp. clementei (C. Vicioso) F. M. Vázquez et al. (2004)
Quercus ×coutinhoi nothosubsp. subalpestris (A. Camus) F. M. Vázquez et al. (2004)
Recent Monograph References
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 85
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon
Arboretum des Pouyouleix (France)
Chevithorne Barton (UK National Collection®)
Shaun Haddock
The Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK National Collection®)
Gardens and Arboretum Trompenburg (The Netherlands Plant Collection)