Quercus suber L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Quercus suber (rights holder:)

Cork Oak

The evergreen Cork Oak (Quercus suber) is native to the western and central Mediterranean region, but is cultivated elsewhere, e.g., in California and the southeastern United States. The bark covering the trunk and branches (i.e., the cork), which can be 30 cm thick in older trees, is harvested commercially in southwestern Europe. Portugal is the world’s biggest cork producer (and cork is Po... Text © Leo Shapiro

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