Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Quercus austrina Small. Bluff Oak. Phen: Apr; Oct (of the same year). Hab: River bluffs, mesic hammocks, dry hammocks, natural levees of brownwater rivers, over mafic rocks, on shell or calcareous sediments. Dist: Essentially a Southeastern Coastal Plain endemic: sc. NC south to n. FL and west to MS, and apparently disjunct in sw. AR.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = Ar, Fl2, FNA3, K1, K3, K4, RAB, WH3; < Quercus alba – S

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image of plant© Keith Bradley
image of plant© J.W. Hardin