TITLE

Northbrook's Champion Bebb Oak (Quercus xbebbiana) (Quercus xbebbiana)

PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
International Oaks;Summer2002, Issue 13, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on Quercus xbebbiana, a Champion Bebb Oak that can be found in the village of Northbrook in Chicago, Illinois. Such oak tree derived its name from Michael Shuck Bebb, a botanist based in Illinois. It was Illinois director of public works Jim Reynolds who petitioned for the oak to be designated as the official tree of Northbrook.
ACCESSION #
49139879

 

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