TITLE

Nomenclature Problems in Oak Propogation

AUTHOR(S)
Coombes, Allen J.
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
International Oaks;Spring2000, Issue 10, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the naming issues in oak propagation. It highlights the dilemma faced by nurseryman attempting to offer a good selection of oaks due to many incorrectly labelled plants in gardens. The author stresses the problem posed by propagation of hybrid oaks and nomenclature changes to oak growers. According to the author, the type of specimen must be taken into account when considering changing the name of a garden plants for nomenclature reasons. He dissuades collectors from raising oaks from garden seed.
ACCESSION #
49120402

 

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