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Full Name: - Quercus stellata

Quercus stellata Wangenh. (1787)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, Section Quercus
Common Names in this Database
See: Nixon, Volume 3 of Flora of North America (1997) Page 483
Natural Distribution
USA: (Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (US), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia)
USDA Zone 5 to 9
Conservation Status
Rated as Least Concern (LC) in the The Red List of Oaks
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at Arboretum Wespelaar (Belgium) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus obtusiloba Michx. (1801)
Quercus minor (Marshall) Sarg. (1889)
Hybrids in this Database
Quercus ×fernowii Trel. (1917)
Quercus ×substellata Trel. (1924)
Quercus ×sterrettii Trel. (1924)
Quercus ×drummondii Liebm. (1854)
Quercus ×neotharpii A. Camus (1939)
Quercus ×bernardensis W. Wolf (1918)
Quercus ×stelloides E.J. Palmer (1937)
Quercus ×macnabiana nothovar. mahonii (E.J. Palmer) Govaerts (1998)
Quercus ×macnabiana Sudw. (1927)
Quercus ×harbisonii Sarg. (1918)
Main Horticultural References
The European Garden Flora vol. 3 (1989) page 75
The Hillier Manual of Trees & Shrubs, 7th ed. (2002) page 255
Hortus Third (1976) page 935
(Krüssmann) Manual of Cultivated Broad-leaved Trees & Shrubs (in English) vol. 3 (1986) page 108
(Bailey) Manual of Cultivated Plants 2nd. ed. (1949) page 332
(Rehder) Manual of Cultivated Trees and Shrubs, 2nd ed. (1940) page 170
(Jacobson) North American Landscape Trees, (1996) page 561
(Dirr) Manual of Woody Landscape Plants, 5th ed. (1998) page 837
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening vol. 3 (1992) page 787
The Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening, 2nd ed. vol. 4 (1956) page 1731
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. vol. 3 (1976) page 515
World Economic Plants: a Standard Reference (1999) page 418
Recent Monograph References
(Miller & Lamb) Oaks of North America (1985) page 162
(Hard˙ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chźnes (2006) Volume 2, page 154