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 cerris (Turkey Oak)

No sample available

Native: Southern and central Europe from southeast France through the alps and Apennines to the Carpathian Mountains of Rumania

Location: Common in gardens and parks elsewhere and naturalises quickly in woods and hedges.

The timber is inferior in quality compared to most oaks, but it is useful as an ornamental tree as it is elegant and quick growing

Foliage

Leaves are 6-12.5cm long covered in down both above and below and con be very diverse in shape.

Flowers

Quercus cerris

Flowers appear in may, the females are in the leaf axils at the tip of the shoot.

Fruits

Quercus cerris

Acorns have big woolly cups and fall in October, they grow to 2.5cm or more long.