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Plant Focus

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Dwarf cultivars can be ideal for a small garden. Here are three "mini oaks". 

Plant Focus

Species Spotlight: Quercus georgiana M.A. Curtis

Georgia oak is known from 15 counties in Georgia and possibly small pockets in Alabama, with an unverified report in North Carolina. One of these locations is Stone Mountain, just northeast of Atlanta, GA

Propagation and reintroduction of an endangered oak: Quercus austrocochinchinensis. An article by Qian-sheng Li and Min Deng, orginally published in Oak News & Notes, Vol. 18. No. 1

Species Spotlight: Quercus pubescens Willd.

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Quercus pubescens Willd. is a species with a wide native range, found across the European continent, from Portugal to Lebanon and from Russia into Southern Germany.

A new species of oak, Quercus delgadoana

An oak in cultivation as Quercus eugeniifolia has now been described as a new species,  Quercus delgadoana S. Valencia, Nixon & L. M. Kelly (Novon June 2011)

Pleistocene clone of Quercus palmeri Engelm.

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The distribution of Palmer's oak (Quercus palmeri Engelm.) includes numerous isolated populations that are presumably relicts of a formerly larger range that has contracted due to spreading aridity following the end of the Pleistocene.

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