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

Quercus castanea Née (1801)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Lobatae (the red oaks)
Natural Distribution
MEXICO: (SE Sonora, Sinaloa, W Durango, San Luis Potosí, Nayarit, Jalisco, Guanajuato, Querétaro, Hidalgo, Veracruz, Colima, Michoacán, México State, México DF, Morelos, Puebla, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Chiapas), CENTRAL AMERICA: EL SALVADOR
Conservation Status
Rated as Least Concern (LC) in the The Red List of Oaks
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus axillaris E. Fourn. ex Trel. (1924)
Quercus crassivenosa Trel. (1934)
Quercus impressa Trel. (1924)
Quercus lanigera M. Martens & Galeotti (1843)
Quercus verrucosirama Trel. (1934)
Quercus alamosensis Trel. (1924)
Quercus circummontana Trel. (1924)
Quercus mucronata Willd. (1805)
Quercus pulchella Bonpl. (1809)
Quercus rossii Trel. (1824)
Quercus seleri Trel. (1924)
Quercus serrulata Trel. (1924)
Quercus simillima Trel. (1924)
Quercus subcrispata Trel. (1924)
Hybrids in this Database
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 714
Recent Monograph References
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 394
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 56 illustrated (leaves)
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon