Emperor Oak – 94-15b

Tree Description:

94-15b – The Emperor or Diamyo Oak (Quercus dentata) can be found in several locations at Oak Ridge, with specimens grown from different sources. This one came via the Morton Arboretum from a wild source in China. It develops attractive large leaves and a picturesque shaggy outline, and bears acorns with classic fairy-hat fringed cupules. Feel free to take an acorn if our tree is bearing seeds this year.

Location: 39.821404 N, 89.663099 W

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