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

Quercus rotundifolia Lam. (1785)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Quercus (the white oaks)
Common Names in this Database
Infraspecific Taxa Accepted in this Database
Quercus rotundifolia subsp. maghrebiana P. Lebreton et al. (2001)
Natural Distribution
NORTH AFRICA: N ALGERIA, MOROCCO, TUNISIA, EUROPE: FRANCE, PORTUGAL, SPAIN
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 ballota Desf. (1797)
Hybrids in this Database
Quercus ×airensis Franco & Carv. Vasc. (1954)
Quercus ×senneniana A. Camus (1935)
Quercus ×autumnalis F. M. Vázquez et al. (2002)
Quercus ×urartensis Uribe-Ech. (2001)
Quercus ×diosdadoi F. M. Vázquez et al. (2003)
Quercus ×mixta Villalobos
Main Horticultural References
The Hillier Manual of Trees & Shrubs, 7th ed. (2002) page 254
Hortus Third (1976) page 934 as Q. Ilex var. rotundifolia (Weston) Batt.
(Krüssmann) Manual of Cultivated Broad-leaved Trees & Shrubs (in English) vol. 3 (1986) page 90 treats under Q. ilex var. ballota
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening vol. 3 (1992) page 789 as Q. ilex var. ballota (Desf.) A. DC.
Recent Monograph References
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 1, page 326
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 98 illustrated (leaves)
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon
Arboretum des Pouyouleix (France)
Chevithorne Barton (UK National Collection®)
The Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK National Collection®)
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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