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Quercus virginiana

Quercus virginiana Mill.

Coastal Live Oak, Southern Live Oak, Virginia Live Oak, Live Oak, Encino

Fagaceae (Beech Family)


Quercus virginiana (Coastal live oak) #43820

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: Glynn
State: GA
Location Notes: Maritime Forest. Jekyll Island.
Accession date: 2015-05-31
Filename: A_C_IMG2120.JPG
Slide Index: 16310122880_fa4fab1f20_o.JPG
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: A tree with a colony of Resurrection Fern, Pleopeltis polypodioides growing on its limbs. Photographer's note: "I think Jekyll Island has some of the most pristine maritime forest along the Georgia coast. The live oaks are large and highly sculptured and the saw palmetto are extremely healthy. There are three or four saw palmettos that have erect trunks up to 20 feet high. Resurrection fern covers many of the live oak limbs. "
Date Taken: 2/10/2015
NPIN Image Id: 43820

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By: Joseph A. Marcus
Date: 2015-05-31

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