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Seedlings examined by Oak Interest Group
The Oak Action Group of Farm Forestry New Zealand is...
Kathryn Hurr | Jun 10, 2020
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Remembering John Fairey, legendary plantsman and founder of...
Adam Black | May 21, 2020
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An intercontinental artificial hybrid raised at Arboretum...
Roderick Cameron | Apr 12, 2020

Plant Focus

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Quercus stenophylloides is a medium-sized evergreen oak (15–18 m tall) restricted to central and northern Taiwan.

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Fossils of Oak Ancestors Discovered in Argentina

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Researchers have unearthed a collection of chinquapin fruit and leaf fossils in Patagonia that suggests the Fagaceae family has evolutionary roots in the Southern Hemisphere.

Oak Trials in New Zealand

Seedlings examined by Oak Interest Group

The Oak Action Group of Farm Forestry New Zealand is planning to establish American Red Oak Timber Trial Blocks.

Illustrated Oaks of the World

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David More shares some of his magnificent illustrations of oaks, part of a work-​​in-progress.

Book Review: The Bench Grafter's Handbook

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A new book provides a comprehensive guide to the skills and knowledge involved in grafting temperate woody plants.

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A brief survey of notable oaks at Anlaby, currently the largest collection of National Trust registered heritage trees in one location under private ownership in Australia.

Vegetative Propagation of Oaks in Iturraran

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Seeking alternatives for adding rare oaks to collections.

Oaks and Herbicide

What happens to oaks after a mild dose of agricultural grade herbicide?

Flood-resistant Oaks?

After losing young oaks to flooding, I am on the look out for species that might not mind having their feet in water for a while.

Oaks on Ardnamurchan Peninsula, Scotland

Quercus on Ardnamurchan Peninsula, the most westerly point of mainland Britain.

CCSV13: In Search of Vietnam’s Elusive Oaks

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From October 24 to November 17, 2013, Olivier Colin, Charles Snyers, and Béatrice Chassé explored Northern Vietnam with the aim of finding its oaks.

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