Quercus x giffordii (Q. ilicifolia x Q. phellos) Trel. - Hybrid Oak
Native , Rare
By Steven D. Glenn
Not peer reviewed
Last Modified 02/14/2012
Common NamesHybrid Oak
Quercus x giffordii Trel. Proc. Amer. Philos. Soc. 56: 49. 1917.
This hybrid oak results from the crossing of bear and willow oaks and occurs infrequently in the New York metropolitan area; intermediate in characters between the two parents.