Report from the Oak ICRA checklist
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Full Name: - Quercus laurifolia

Quercus laurifolia Michx. (1801)
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, Virginia)
Conservation Status
Rated as Least Concern (LC) in the The Red List of Oaks
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2009
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus rhombica Sarg. (1918)
Quercus obtusa (Willd.) Ashe (1918)
Hybrids in this Database
Quercus ×atlantica Ashe (1916)
Quercus ×diversiloba Tharp ex A. Camus (1952)
Quercus ×cocksii Sarg. (1918)
Main Horticultural References
(Grimshaw & Bayton) New Trees (2009) page 735
The European Garden Flora vol. 3 (1989) page 77
The Hillier Manual of Trees & Shrubs, 7th ed. (2002) page 251
Hortus Third (1976) page 934
(Krüssmann) Manual of Cultivated Broad-leaved Trees & Shrubs (in English) vol. 3 (1986) page 92
(Bailey) Manual of Cultivated Plants 2nd. ed. (1949) page 330
(Rehder) Manual of Cultivated Trees and Shrubs, 2nd ed. (1940) page 156
(Jacobson) North American Landscape Trees, (1996) page 554
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening vol. 3 (1992) page 784
The Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening, 2nd ed. vol. 4 (1956) page 1728
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. vol. 3 (1976) page 502
World Economic Plants: a Standard Reference (1999) page 417
Recent Monograph References
(Miller & Lamb) Oaks of North America (1985) page 116
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 2, page 72
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 116 illustrated (young tree, leaves, page 117 new growth)
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon