Quercus michauxii Nuttall. Basket Oak, Swamp Chestnut Oak. Phen: Apr-May; Sep-Oct (of the same year). Hab: Bottomland forests, especially in fertile soils of upper terraces where flooded only infrequently and for short periods, upland depression ponds, sometimes on moist lower slopes. Dist: NJ south to n. peninsular FL and west to e. TX and se. OK, north in the interior to s. IL and s. IN.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Syn: = Ar, C, F, Fl2, FNA3, G, GW2, Il, K1, K3, K4, RAB, Tn, Va, W, WH3; = n/a – Pa; = Quercus prinus L. – S, Tx, name rejected (possibly misapplied and a source of confusion)