A study of the relationship between Scarlet Oak (Quercus coccinea Muenchh.) and Hill Oak (Quercus ellipsoidalis E.J. Hill) in Michigan and nearby states

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1977
Authors:W. R. Overlease
Journal:Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science
Date Published:1977

... The evidence indicates a continuum of character change between the two species from south to north. Data from the common gardens studies appear to support a genetic continuum from south to north. Hill Oak is considered as a northern small-fruited expression of Scarlet Oak.

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