Quercus suber, commonly called the cork oak, is a medium-sized, evergreen oak
tree in the ... The harvesting of cork does not harm the tree, in fact, no trees are
cut down during the harvesting proc...
Sep 15, 2012 ... Fact. A harvested cork oak tree stores up to five times more carbon than ... Unlike
many other oak trees, cork oak is an evergreen and does not ...
Read fascinating facts and browse beautiful, detailed photos of the cork oak tree (
Quercus suber): one of thousands of plant species growing at the Eden Project ...
The tree quickly forms new layers of cork and restores its protective barrier. No
tree is cut down. This simple fact makes cork harvesting exceptionally
Sep 25, 2014 ... The Cork Oak (Quercus suber) is a medium-sized, evergreen oak tree in the
section Quercus sect. Cerris. It grows southwest Europe and ...
Cork Oak Tree Facts. The name cork oak implies something about its use by man
. The tree bears a bark that can be split, then peeled away, without injuring the ...
Cork oak is an evergreen tree, can grow to 20 metres in height and has thick,
deeply ridged bark that is harvested as cork. Interestingly this ... Cork oak facts:.
The evergreen Cork Oak (Quercus suber) is native to the western and central ....
The harvesting of cork does not harm the tree, in fact, no trees are cut down ...
The cork oak is an evergreen tree, of the Fagaceae family (Quercus suber), to
which the chestnut and oak tree also belong. There are 465 species of Quercus,
The Cork Oak is favored by many U.S. horticulturists as a hearty, evergreen
shade tree. Mature trees can reach 75' tall and form a broad canopy of toothed,