The University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum
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Quercus macrocarpa

Plant Details
Scientific Name: Quercus macrocarpa
Family:
Fagaceae
Michigan Common Name(s): Bur Oak
USDA Common Name(s): Bur Oak
USDA Family Common Name(s): Beech family
Habit: Tree
Leaf Duration: Deciduous
Duration: Perennial
Bloom Month(s):
April
Flower Color(s):
Green
,
Yellow
,
Multi
Fruit Color: Brown

Plant Origin

Conservation Status
Michigan Status:
Federal Status:
Global Status: lower risk/least concern

Location(s)
Property Zone Subzone Geolocation
Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Main Building, Gardens and Service Areas
Gateway Garden of New World Plants
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Location Details:Between the Terrace and the Gateway Garden

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Sam Graham Landscapes
Hardwood Floodplain
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Location Details:Sam Graham Trees Trail near the trailhead kiosk

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Sam Graham Landscapes
Hardwood Floodplain
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Location Details:"Upstream" of Trailhead Pavilion, on west side of Sam Graham Trees Trail

 
Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Sam Graham Landscapes
Hardwood Floodplain
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Location Details:Near the east end of boardwalk over Constructed Wetland

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Sam Graham Landscapes
Hardwood Floodplain
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Location Details:Near trailhead kiosk, between trail and Constructed Wetland

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Nichols Arboretum
Geddes Entrance
Centennial Shrub Collection
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 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Nichols Arboretum
Geddes Entrance
Centennial Shrub Collection
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Location Details:Outside the entry gates along Geddes Drive

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Nichols Arboretum
River Landing
River Landing
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Location Details:Behind Mitchell-Yellin's tribute bench

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Nichols Arboretum
River Landing
River Landing
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 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Nichols Arboretum
River Landing
River Landing
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Location Details:Behind Nano's Grove

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Nichols Arboretum
River Landing
River Landing
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Location Details:Between the American Hackberry and Kentucky Coffeetrees on the Riverfront

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Nichols Arboretum
River Landing
River Landing
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Location Details:Bur Oak, currently caged, to the right at bottom of stone steps at river

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Nichols Arboretum
Washington Heights Entrance
Gateway Garden
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Location Details:In the bed north of the James D. Reader, Jr. Urban Environmental Education Center terrace

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Nichols Arboretum
Wetland
Wetland
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Location Details:On side of road near river landing across from portajon

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Horner Woods
Horner Woods
Horner Woods
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Horner Woods
Horner Woods
Horner Woods
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Entrance-Crabapple Orchard
Entrance - Crabapple Orchard
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Main Building, Gardens and Service Areas
Gaffield Children's Garden
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Main Building, Gardens and Service Areas
Gaffield Children's Garden
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Main Building, Gardens and Service Areas
Nursery
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Main Building, Gardens and Service Areas
Nursery
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Main Building, Gardens and Service Areas
Nursery
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
North Floodplain Woodlands
Duke's Skipper Wet Meadow
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
North Floodplain Woodlands
East Floodplain Woodland
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Prairie Grove
Kirk's Woods
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Radrick Natural Areas
Radrick Fen
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Radrick Natural Areas
Radrick Fen
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Sam Graham Landscapes
Sam Graham Bur Oak Plain
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 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Sam Graham Landscapes
Sam Graham Mesic Grove
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Sam Graham Landscapes
Sam Graham Prairie
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Sam Graham Landscapes
Sam Graham Prairie
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Successional Fields
Dix Pond Area
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Nichols Arboretum
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Nichols Arboretum
Floodplain Woods
Nichols Drive
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Nichols Arboretum
Floodplain Woods
Nichols Drive
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Nichols Arboretum
Floodplain Woods
Nichols Drive
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Nichols Arboretum
Hawthorn Valley
East Valley
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Nichols Arboretum
Hawthorn Valley
East Valley
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Nichols Arboretum
Hawthorn Valley
East Valley
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Nichols Arboretum
Hawthorn Valley
East Valley
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Nichols Arboretum
Hawthorn Valley
East Valley
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Nichols Arboretum
Oak Woodlands
Oak-Hickory
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
No lat/long


 
Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
No lat/long


 
Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
Prairie/Savanna
Alex Dow Field
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Nichols Arboretum
River Landing
River Landing
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Nichols Arboretum
River Landing
River Landing
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Nichols Arboretum
River Landing
River Landing
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Location Details:On the Huron river, to the left of the River Landing, behind Nano's Grove

 This plant record is a MBGNA Tribute!

 
Nichols Arboretum
River Landing
River Landing
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Nichols Arboretum
Washington Heights Entrance
Gateway Garden
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Nichols Arboretum
Washington Heights Entrance
Gateway Garden
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Nichols Arboretum
Washington Heights Entrance
Gateway Garden
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Nichols Arboretum
Washington Heights Entrance
Gateway Garden
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Nichols Arboretum
Washington Heights Entrance
Peony Garden
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Nichols Arboretum
Wetland
Wetland
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