OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fagales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Quercus chapmanii   FAMILY Fagaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Quercus chapmanii   FAMILY Fagaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 055-03-014:
Quercus chapmanii   FAMILY Fagaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Chapman Oak


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Quercus chapmanii   FAMILY Fagaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Quercus chapmanii   FAMILY Fagaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 055-03-014:
Quercus chapmanii   FAMILY Fagaceae

 

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2578

Shrub; Tree
Perennial
Monoecious

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA - SC

Rare, endemic to the Southeastern Coastal Plain

Look for it in dry pinelands, sandhills, scrub, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

...Dry

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate, 5-ranked

FLOWER:
Spring
Unisexual
Staminate calyx 2-8 lobed, pistillate calyx 6-lobed
Petals absent
3-12 stamens in staminate flowers

Staminate flowers in clustered drooping catkins

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Acorn

 

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