Report from the Oak ICRA checklist
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Full Name: - Quercus petraea (Matt.) Liebl. subsp. petraea

Quercus petraea (Matt.) Liebl. subsp. petraea
Infrageneric Classification
Subgenus Quercus, section Quercus (the white oaks)
Natural Distribution
EUROPE: S ALBANIA, AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BOSNIA & HERZEGOVENIA, BRITAIN, BULGARIA, CORSICA, CROATIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FRANCE, GERMANY, HUNGARY, IRELAND, ITALY, LATVIA, LITHUANIA, MACEDONIA, MOLDOVA, MONTENEGRO, THE NETHERLANDS, NORWAY, POLAND, ROMANIA, RUSSIA, SERBIA, SICILIA, SLOVENIA, SLOVAKIA, C SPAIN, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, WEST ASIA: ARMENIA, AZERBAIJAN, GEORGIA (Asia), N IRAN, LEBANON, SYRIA, TURKEY: (European & NW Anatolia), UKRAINE
Illustration of Leaves
Image from a plant at the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (UK) ©Jan De Langhe, Ghent University Botanical Garden, 2010
Synonyms in this Database
Quercus sessiliflora Salisb. (1796) nom. illegit.
Quercus mas Thore (1803)
Quercus sessilis Schur (1857)
Hybrids in this Database
Quercus ×bornmulleriana O. Schwarz (1935)
Main Horticultural References
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening vol. 3 (1992) page 785 under Q. mas Thore
Recent Monograph References
(Menitsky) Oaks of Asia (2005) page 79
Oak Collections Growing this Taxon