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The Big Trees and Shrubs of Michigan 41. Quercus muehlenbergii Engelmann Chinkapin Oak

@article{Ehrle2004TheBT,
  title={The Big Trees and Shrubs of Michigan 41. Quercus muehlenbergii Engelmann Chinkapin Oak},
  author={E. B. Ehrle},
  journal={The Michigan Botanist},
  year={2004},
  volume={43}
}
  • E. B. Ehrle
  • Published 2004
  • Geography
  • The Michigan Botanist
The largest known Chinkapin Oak in Michigan is located in the city of Ann Arbor in Washtenaw County in the southeast part of the Lower Peninsula. Description of the Species: The Chinkapin Oak belongs to the family Fagaceae or Beech family. Besides the oaks, all of which are distinguished by the production of acorns, other members of this family in Michigan include the American Beech, European Beech, and the American Chestnut. The Chinkapin Oak can be distinguished from all other oaks in… 

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