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 schumardii (Shumard Oak)

Quercus schumardii

Native: South-eastern United States.

Location: In the mississippi valley it is used for lumber and considered the most valuable oak.

Height to 30m or more.

Foliage

Leaves can be distinguished from Quercus rubra and Quercus coccinea by the tufts of pale hairs on the underside; they are 7.5-9cm long, and colour red in the autumn.

Flowers

Quercus schumardii

Flowers with the lovely yellow new leaves in May, females can be seen in the leaf axils.

Fruits

Quercus schumardii

Acorns about 2.5cm long.