Quercus cerris x suber (Q. x crenata)

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaFagaceaeQuercusQuercus cerris x suber (Q. x crenata)


A large, semi-evergreen tree of parks, large gardens, woodland and field boundaries. It is fertile and is occasionally self-sown, the progeny exhibiting a range of variation between the parent species. Lowland.



World Distribution

The plants normally cultivated are hybrids of garden origin, but the hybrid also occurs naturally with its parents in S. Europe.

Distribution information

JNCC Designations


PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish plants. (.zip 1455KB) This dataset was compiled and published in 2004, and last updated in November 2008. Download includes an Excel spreadsheet of the attributes, and a PDF explaining the background and nomenclature. Note that the PDF version is the booklet as published, whereas the Excel spreadsheet incorporates subsequent corrections. A hardcopy can be purchased from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.