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Full Name: - Quercus macrocarpa

Quercus macrocarpa Michx. (1801)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, Section Quercus
Common Names in this Database
Infraspecific Taxa Accepted in this Database
Quercus macrocarpa var. depressa (Nutt.) Engelm. (1876)
See: Nixon, Volume 3 of Flora of North America (1997) Page 480
Natural Distribution
CANADA: (Manitoba, New Brunswick, Ontario, Quebeck, Saskatchewan), USA: (Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming)
USDA Zone 3 to 8
Conservation Status
Rated as Least Concern (LC) in the The Red List of Oaks
Illustration of Leaves
Image from stockplant at Pavia Nurseries (Belgium) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Synonyms in this Database
Hybrids in this Database
Quercus ×bebbiana C.K. Schneid. (1904)
Quercus ×schuettei Trel. (1917)
Quercus ×andrewsii Sarg. (1918)
Quercus ×mazei publ. in prep.
Quercus ×megaleia Laughlin (1962)
Quercus ×byarsii Sudw. ex Trel. (1924)
Quercus ×deamii Trel. (1917)
Quercus ×beckyae Gaynor (1987)
Quercus ×macdanielii T. L. Green & W. J. Hess (1998)
Quercus ×burnetensis Little (1943)
Main Horticultural References
The European Garden Flora vol. 3 (1989) page 75
The Hillier Manual of Trees & Shrubs, 7th ed. (2002) page 252
Hortus Third (1976) page 934
(Krüssmann) Manual of Cultivated Broad-leaved Trees & Shrubs (in English) vol. 3 (1986) page 96
(Bailey) Manual of Cultivated Plants 2nd. ed. (1949) page 332
(Rehder) Manual of Cultivated Trees and Shrubs, 2nd ed. (1940) page 171
(Jacobson) North American Landscape Trees, (1996) page 555
(Dirr) Manual of Woody Landscape Plants, 5th ed. (1998) page 821
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening vol. 3 (1992) page 785
The Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening, 2nd ed. vol. 4 (1956) page 1729
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. vol. 3 (1976) page 494
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. Supplement (1988) page 412
World Economic Plants: a Standard Reference (1999) page 417
Recent Monograph References
(Miller & Lamb) Oaks of North America (1985) page 153
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 80
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 124 illustrated page (leaves, page 125 young tree)