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Full Name: - Quercus laevis

Quercus laevis Walter (1788)
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 460
Natural Distribution
USA: (Alabama, Florida, Georgia (US), Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia)
Hardiness
USDA Zone 7 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
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus catesbaei Michx. (1801)
Hybrids in this Database
Quercus ×ashei Trel. (1917)
Main Horticultural References
Hortus Third (1976) page 934
(Krüssmann) Manual of Cultivated Broad-leaved Trees & Shrubs (in English) vol. 3 (1986) page 92
(Dirr) Manual of Woody Landscape Plants, 5th ed. (1998) page 817
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening vol. 3 (1992) page 784
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. vol. 3 (1976) page 487
Recent Monograph References
(Miller & Lamb) Oaks of North America (1985) page 92
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 68
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 112 illustrated (leaves)
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon
Arboretum des Pouyouleix (France)
Chevithorne Barton (UK National Collection®)
Shaun Haddock
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Gardens and Arboretum Trompenburg (The Netherlands Plant Collection)