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    • Quercus lyrata

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What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

toxmace

Date

January 7, 2017 01:54 PM EST

Description

Growing in mesic soil, bark fairly scaly and white, leaves without regular "cross" shape of Q. stellata.

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What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

markstj

Date

December 20, 2016 08:25 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

cypseloides

Date

December 16, 2016 01:00 PM CST

Description

I'm not totally sure about the species. It might be one of the White or Red Oaks.

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What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

jtuttle

Date

November 27, 2016 02:20 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

tonyg

Date

November 22, 2016

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What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

November 27, 2016 01:40 PM CST

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Square

What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

dlawless

Date

November 19, 2016 03:25 PM CST

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What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

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shishaspatel

Date

November 18, 2016 01:06 PM EST

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Square

What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

matt34

Date

November 12, 2016 03:30 PM CST

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What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

shishaspatel

Date

November 14, 2016 03:08 PM EST

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What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

jtuttle

Date

November 13, 2016 01:27 PM EST

Description

Underside of leaves has appressed white hairs.

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What

Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata

Observer

neimajooya

Date

November 10, 2016 11:45 AM CST
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Description from Wikipedia

Quercus lyrata (overcup oak) is an oak in the white oak group (Quercus sect. Quercus). It is native to lowland wetlands in the southeastern United States, from Delaware and southern Illinois south to northern Florida and southeast Texas.

No range data available.
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