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

Quercus sartorii Liebm. (1854)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Lobatae (the red oaks)
Nomenclature Note
Accepted as a species by the World Checklist and Bibliography of Fagales (1998) and by Valencia-A (2004). Previously treated as a synonym of Q. xalapensis Bonpl. (1809) in this database following Romero-R (2006). Now restored at species rank following the realization that it is annual fruiting, whereas Q. xalapensis is biennial. (Pers. comm., Allen Coombes and Susana Valencia-A, 2010)
Natural Distribution
MEXICO: (San Luis Potosí, Querétaro, Veracruz, Puebla)
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2009
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus serra Liebm. (1854) nom. illegit.
Hybrids in this Database
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 750 with photograph of leaves, page 751
Recent Monograph References
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 622
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 167 Illustrated (small tree, leaves)
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon