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A massive Quercus robur stands outside the village of...
Roderick Cameron | Aug 16, 2020
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An article published in Scientific American recounts how...
Website Editor | Aug 13, 2020
Quercus alba at Melbourne Botanic Gardens
One of the largest oaks at Melbourne’s Royal Botanic...
Tim Entwisle | Aug 09, 2020

Plant Focus

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Six oak cultivars originally described by Jef Van Meulder in 2014.

Oak

Species Spotlight: Quercus hypophaea Hayata

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First described by the Japanese botanist Bunzō Hayata in 1913, Quercus hypophaea is a medium to large evergreen oak restricted to the southeastern part of Taiwan.

Oaks Hold the Keys to Understanding Ancient Rome

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Two papers report on research that use oak tree-rings to understand aspects of Ancient Rome.

Oak Wood Samples and Growth Rate

Wood samples can tell us something about how growth rates are affected by environment. 

The Gallipoli Oaks Project

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Gallipoli oaks are being planted to commemorate First World War Centenary.

Arboretum de la Chabotte

Quercus robur ×​​​​​​​ dentata

A visit to the collections of Daniel Dumont, an Oak Open Day in Belgium.

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