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Full Name: - Quercus robur Fastigiata Group

Quercus robur Fastigiata Group Lam., Encycl., 1: 725 (1785) Cultivar name has been accepted as Registered
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Quercus (the white oaks)
Common Names in this Database
Description
H. J. Elwes & A. Henry, Trees of Great Britain & Ireland, 2: 284 (1907)
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at Arboretum Het Leen Eeklo (Belgium) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus robur 'Pyramidal' Kelsey & Dayton, (1942) nom. illegit.
Quercus robur 'Pyramidalis' C. de Vos, (1867)
Main Horticultural References
The Hillier Manual of Trees & Shrubs, 7th ed. (2002) page 254
Hortus Third (1976) page 935 as 'Fastigiata'
(Krüssmann) Manual of Cultivated Broad-leaved Trees & Shrubs (in English) vol. 3 (1986) page 105 treats as a cultivar
(Jacobson) North American Landscape Trees, (1996) page 559 as Q. robur f. fastigiata (Lam.) Schwarz
(Dirr) Manual of Woody Landscape Plants, 5th ed. (1998) page 834 as 'Fastigiata'. Also describes the selection marketed as SKYROCKET®
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening vol. 3 (1992) page 787 as 'Fastigiata'
The Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening, 2nd ed. vol. 4 (1956) page 1731 as Q. Robur fastigiata
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. vol. 3 (1976) page 508 as f. fastigiata (Lam.) Schwartz
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. Supplement (1988) page 416
Recent Monograph References
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 156
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon
The Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK National Collection®)
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Hackfalls Arboretum (New Zealand)
Gardens and Arboretum Trompenburg (The Netherlands Plant Collection)