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Full Name: - Quercus ellipsoidalis

Quercus ellipsoidalis E. J. Hill (1899)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Lobatae (the red oaks)
Common Names in this Database
Description
See: R. J. Jensen, Volume 3 of Flora of North America (1997) Page 467
Natural Distribution
CANADA: (SW Ontario), USA: (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin)
Hardiness
USDA Zone 4 to 6
Conservation Status
Rated as Least Concern (LC) in the The Red List of Oaks
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at Arboretum Het Leen Eeklo (Belgium) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Hybrids in this Database
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 718 with photograph of autumn leaves, page 719
The European Garden Flora vol. 3 (1989) page 79
The Hillier Manual of Trees & Shrubs, 7th ed. (2002) page 250
Hortus Third (1976) page 933
(Krüssmann) Manual of Cultivated Broad-leaved Trees & Shrubs (in English) vol. 3 (1986) page 86
(Rehder) Manual of Cultivated Trees and Shrubs, 2nd ed. (1940) page 158
(Jacobson) North American Landscape Trees, (1996) page 551
(Dirr) Manual of Woody Landscape Plants, 5th ed. (1998) page 828
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening vol. 3 (1992) page 781
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. vol. 3 (1976) page 499
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. Supplement (1988) page 414
World Economic Plants: a Standard Reference (1999) page 417
Recent Monograph References
(Miller & Lamb) Oaks of North America (1985) page 72
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 42
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 81 illustrated (tree)
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon