Quercus robur L. 'Atropurpurea'
Fagaceae
Quercus robur 'Atropurpurea'(35669 bytes)
A slow-growing, medium-sized tree of curious habit, until 7 to 10 m high. The young leaves are vinous-purple, becoming greyish- or brownish-purple at maturity. It is growing under the same conditions as the "Common Oak".

Home: garden origin

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Cultivated: Germany, France

Author: Ulrich Herzog

Ethnobotanical aspects of Quercus robur by Plants for a future database

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