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Full Name: - Quercus hemisphaerica

Quercus hemisphaerica Bartram ex Willd. (1805)
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 456
Natural Distribution
USA: (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia (US), Louisiana, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia)
Hardiness
USDA Zone 6 to 9
Conservation Status
Rated as Least Concern (LC) in the The Red List of Oaks
Illustration of Leaves
Image from stockplant at Pavia Nurseries (Belgium) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2009
Hybrids in this Database
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 732 with photograph of tree in Introduction, page 7, and of leaves, page 732
(Bailey) Manual of Cultivated Plants 2nd. ed. (1949) page 330
(Jacobson) North American Landscape Trees, (1996) page 553
(Dirr) Manual of Woody Landscape Plants, 5th ed. (1998) page 818
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. vol. 3 (1976) page 502 treats as synonym of Q.laurifolia Michx.
Recent Monograph References
(Hard’ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chźnes (2006) Volume 2, page 54
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 94 illustrated (leaves, page 95 tree)
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon