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Quercus depressipes

Quercus depressipes Trel.

Davis Mountain Oak

Fagaceae (Beech Family)


USDA Symbol: QUDE3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Venation: Pinnate
Breeding System: Flowers Unisexual , Monoecious
Inflorescence: Catkin
Fruit Type: Nut
Size Notes: Often form dense thickets, up to about 3 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green , Brown
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May


Native Distribution: Davis Mountains in western Texas and in Mexico.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Quercus depressipes in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Quercus depressipes in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Quercus depressipes


Record Modified: 2022-09-28
Research By: DEW

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