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

Quercus myrtifolia Willd. (1805)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Lobatae (the red oaks)
Common Names in this Database
Description
See: R. J. Jensen, Volume 3 of Flora of North America (1997) Page 459
Natural Distribution
USA: (Alabama, Florida, Georgia (US), Mississippi, South Carolina)
Conservation Status
Rated as Least Concern (LC) 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, 2009
Hybrids in this Database
Quercus ×oviedoensis Sarg. (1918)
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 741
The Hillier Manual of Trees & Shrubs, 7th ed. (2002) page 253
(Krüssmann) Manual of Cultivated Broad-leaved Trees & Shrubs (in English) vol. 3 (1986) page 98
(Dirr) Manual of Woody Landscape Plants, 5th ed. (1998) page 839
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening vol. 3 (1992) page 785
Recent Monograph References
(Miller & Lamb) Oaks of North America (1985) page 139
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 108
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon
Arboretum des Pouyouleix (France)
Shaun Haddock
The Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK National Collection®)
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