Trees by Genus

Genus 'Quercus'

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Quercus agrifolia
Quercus alba
Quercus bicolor
Quercus canariensis
Quercus castaneifolia
Quercus cerris
Quercus chrysolepis
Quercus coccinea
Quercus dentata
Quercus frainetto
Quercus glauca
Quercus x hispanica
Quercus ilex
Quercus imbricaria
Quercus kelloggii
Quercus laurifolia
Quercus x leana
Quercus libani
Quercus x ludoviciana
Quercus macranthera
Quercus macrocarpa
Quercus marilandica
Quercus myrsinifolia
Quercus nigra
Quercus palustris
Quercus petraea
Quercus phellos
Quercus pontica
Quercus prinus
Quercus pubescens
Quercus pyrenaica
Quercus pyrenaica 'Pendula'
Quercus robur
Quercus robur cv. 'Filicifolia'
Quercus robur forma purpurascens
Quercus rubra
Quercus schumardii
Quercus suber
Quercus trojana
Quercus x turneri
Quercus velutina

Quercus prinus (Basket Oak)

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Also known as: Chestnut Oak

Native: Eastern United States

Location: Often found on dry rocky soils and sometimes also called Rock Oak.

Foliage

Leaves resemble the leaves of the Sweet Chestnut (Castanea sativa) which gives this oak its alternative common name. They are 15-20cm long, evenly lobed, dark green above and silvery white and densely pubescent below.

Flowers

Quercus prinus

Flowers appear with young leaves in April, earlier than most oaks.

Fruits

Quercus prinus

Acorns are 2.5-3.7cm in length and fall in October.