|Quercus palustris 'Betty Jean' Jablonski (2013)|
Subgenus Quercus, section Lobatae (the red oaks)
Accepted. Journ. Int. Oak Soc., 24:163.
Selected in 2007 by Ryan Russell for unusual leaf form and dark green leaves. Leaves with very deep sinuses, to the midrib, giving an overall cut-leaf appearance. Found on the University of Missouri campus and named after originators grandmother, a retiree from the school and lover of trees and plants.
Harold Hillier Herbarium 7390 HILL