tree / acorn identification
Piers at indhort.demon.co.uk
Wed Oct 18 04:08:34 EST 1995
In article <461j4j$57i at hopper.acm.org> trout at ACM.ORG writes:
> Hi! I have an acorn I'd like to have identified. It is very large, about two
> inches across, with a very thick cup-part. I do not know where it is from. I
> wwas given two and I planted one which has grown into a "normal" looking little> tree with about 10 inch long leaves. I'd like to know where to go to
> identify the tree or if anyone knows what it is, as I don't know if this is
> a tropical species and it's getting cold where I live. My email address is
> trout at acm.org. Thanks!
Try _Quercus macrocarpa_.
Piers Trehane - Editor of "INDEX HORTENSIS"
Hampreston Manor, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 7LX, UK
piers at indhort.demon.co.uk
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