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Taxon: Quercus garryana Douglas ex Hook.

Genus: Quercus
Family: Fagaceae subfamily: Fagoideae.
Nomen number: 30679
Place of publication: Fl. bor.-amer. 2:159. 1838
Comments:
  • authorship verified from original literature
  • only the name was ascribed to Douglas, Hooker was responsible for the validating diagnosis (see Melbourne ICN Art. 46.5)
Name verified on: 14-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-Jan-2014
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • Brewer oak   (Source: Oaks of California) – English   [Quercus garryana var. breweri]
  • Garry oak   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • Oregon oak   (Source: Oaks of California) – English
  • Oregon white oak   (Source: Trees US ) – English

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: shade/shelter   (fide USDA Agric. Handb. 519)
  • Materials: wood   (fide AH 519)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States.
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541.
  • Pavlik, B. M. et al. 1991. Oaks of California. 19–21.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Quercus garryana Douglas ex Hook.:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?30679 (01 October 2014)

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