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ORNAMENTAL PLANTS OF HORTICULTURE VALUE

Hardy trees and shrubs for special environmental conditions

Quercus
Fagaceae

Quercus pontica C. Koch - Oak

Caucasus (southwestern Transcaucasus). On slopes at 1,300-2,100 m.

Large shrub or small tree 3-5 m. Shoots stout. Leaves large 10-35 cm long and 4-15 cm wide, elliptic or wide obovate, toothed, leathery, glossy green above and grey felted beneath. Ornamental due to rich yellow autumn color. Z 6 (5). New.

HARDY TREES AND SHRUBS
 
 
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