Quercus nuttallii 'New Madrid"
Location: Menard County; Starhill Forest Arboretum, Petersburg, IL; North 39°56.1' / West 89°48.1' (website); Tree GPS location: (Lat: 39.934870, Long: 89.801360) WGS84; Starhill (Compartment #: B, Lot #: 1, LC Accession #: 2007-038).
Plant Attributes: DBH: 13cm; Height: 6.1m
Original Source: Collected by Guy Sternberg, north bound I55 rest area mile 42 in New Madrid, MO.; Ortet SD O2.
Notes: this is seed-group cultivar, with seedlings being uniform in the characteristics for which it was selected.
Andrew Hipp, Nick Stoynoff, Adam Zindel, Alana McKean
Phylogeny of the oaks of the Americas: Diversification of an ecologically important clade across the tropical-temperate divide. (2012-2015 NSF Grant, DEB 114648)
Photographer: Albrecht, William. Publisher: Albrecht, William.