Quercus prinoides Willd.
(Dwarf Chinkapin Oak)
Plant Accession: #768-54*2 seed
Source: From seed wild collected from State College grounds, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Location: Quercus: K-99/60-23
Rounded shrub-like tree, 6' tall and 6' wide in good condition. 10+ trunks near ground level. Trunk bark fissured and gray. This year's growth light brown; previous years growth gray.
Ken Potenberg, Kathy Matejka
July 31, 2012
Phylogeny of the New World oaks: Diversification of an ecologically important clade
across the tropical-temperate divide. (2012-2015 NSF Grant, DEB 114648)
Photographer: Albrecht, William. Publisher: Albrecht, William.