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

Quercus candicans Née (1801)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Lobatae (the red oaks)
Natural Distribution
MEXICO: (Chihuahua, Sinaloa, W Durango, N Nayarit, Jalisco, Hidalgo, Veracruz, Michoacán, México State, México DF, Morelos, Puebla, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Chiapas), CENTRAL AMERICA: GUATEMALA (El Quiché, Huehuetenango, Jalapa, Sololá)
Conservation Status
Rated as Least Concern (LC) in the The Red List of Oaks
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at Collection Hélardot (France) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus acuminata M. Martens & Galeotti (1843) nom. illegit.
Quercus alamo Benth (1840)
Quercus calophylla Schltdl. & Cham. (1830)
Quercus flavida Liebm. (1854)
Quercus intermedia M. Martens & Galeotti (1843)
Quercus umbrosa Endl. (1848)
Hybrids in this Database
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 713 with photograph of leaves
Recent Monograph References
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 390
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 54 illustrated (young leaves, page 55 leaves, Champion tree)
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon