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 Quercus x benderi
AuthorBaenitz 1903
Synonymscoccinea x rubra
Local names 
RangeEastern USA
Growth habitreaches 25 m tall;
Leaves obovate, acuminate, 5-7 deep lobes with bristle-tips; base often truncate; glabrous on both sides, except axillary tufts beneath; intermediate characters between those of parents; beautifull at fall; petiole 3-5 cm;
Flowers 
Fruits acorn ovoid, in clusters; cup shallow, enclosing 1/2 acorn;

Bark, twigs and
buds

young shoots reddish; buds ovate, with apex slightly pubescent;
Hardiness zone, habitathardy;
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Subspecies and
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