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Full Name: - Quercus lusitanica

Quercus lusitanica Lam. (1785)
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Quercus (the white oaks)
Natural Distribution
NORTH AFRICA: MOROCCO, EUROPE: PORTUGAL, SPAIN (incl. Gibralter)
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at Arboretum Het Leen Eeklo (Belgium) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2009
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus fruticosa Brot. (1805)
Quercus humilis Lam. (1785)
Hybrids in this Database
Quercus ×tingitana A. Camus (1939)
Quercus ×gallaecica Llamas et al. (2003)
Quercus ×celtica F. M. Vázquez et al. (2003)
Main Horticultural References
The Hillier Manual of Trees & Shrubs, 7th ed. (2002) page 252
(Krüssmann) Manual of Cultivated Broad-leaved Trees & Shrubs (in English) vol. 3 (1986) page 94
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening vol. 3 (1992) page 783 under Q. fruticosa Brot.
The Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening, 2nd ed. vol. 4 (1956) page 1729
(Bean) Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, 8th ed. vol. 3 (1976) page 475 as Q. fruticosa Brot.
Recent Monograph References
(Hardÿ & Lamant) Guide illustré des Chênes (2006) Volume 1, page 236
(Heathcoat Amory) The Oaks of Chevithorne Barton (2009) page 122 illustrated (shrub, leaves)
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon