Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2583

Tree
Perennial
Monoecious

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA - SC

Rare (an endemic)

Look for it on calcareous bluffs, glades, prairies, ravines, hardwood flatwoods, bottomland forests, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate, 5-ranked

FLOWER:
Spring
Unisexual
Staminate calyx 2-8 lobed, pistillate calyx 6-lobed
Petals absent
3-12 stamens in staminate flowers
Staminate flowers in clustered drooping catkins

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Acorn

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fagales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (2/8/20):
Quercus durandii var. durandii   FAMILY Fagaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Quercus sinuata var. sinuata   FAMILY Fagaceae

INCLUDING VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 055-03-011:
Quercus durandii   FAMILY Fagaceae

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Quercus durandii

 

COMMON NAME:
Bastard Oak, Durand's White Oak, Durand's Oak


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