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Full Name: - Quercus serrata Murray subsp. serrata var. brevipetiolata

Quercus serrata Murray subsp. serrata var. brevipetiolata (A. DC.) Nakai (1924)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Quercus (the white oaks)
Nomenclature Note
Basionym: Q. urticifolia var. brevipetiolata A. DC. (1864). A synonym of Q. serrata Murray (1784) in the World Checklist and Bibliography of Fagales (1998), but maintained here.
Description
This variety is horticulturally distinct having subsessile leaves (petiole 3-5 mm long): the type variety has petioles 10-30 mm long.
Natural Distribution
FAR EAST ASIA: S E CHINA, JAPAN
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Recent Monograph References
(Menitsky) Oaks of Asia (2005) page 50 mentions
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 170
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon
Arboretum des Pouyouleix (France)
Chevithorne Barton (UK National Collection®)
The Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK National Collection®)
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