downy oak, Quercus pubescens  (Fagales: Fagaceae) - 1379023

downy oak
Quercus pubescens Willd.

Descriptor: Plant(s)
Description: 1. Branchlet with young shoot. Male catkins (a - c), and female inflorescence (d). - 2. Branchlet with developed shoots and almost ripe fruits. Fruits are with a very short stalk. - 3. Ripe acorn, at the end of the first season. - 4. Cupule. - 5. Winter-branchlet. Branchlets and buds are densely covered with grey hairs. After Hempel & Wilhelm, 1889. Photos and explanations from the book: Zelimir Borzan. "Tree and Shrub Names in Latin, Croatian, English, and German, with synonyms", University of Zagreb, 2001.
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Image location: , Croatia

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Name: Zelimir Borzan
Organization: University of Zagreb
Country: Croatia

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