The trees at Keele

We have over 150 species of tree on campus, not counting the 240 species and varieties of Flowering Cherry! Amongst them are many of our common native species as well as some more unusual ones. So, if you can't tell a Beech from a Birch or just want to know a bit more about them then read on!

Cork Oak Quercus suber

Cork Oak

A tree of southern Europe and North Africa that most people of heard of but perhaps have never seen. It is uncommon in collections in the UK, most being found in the south of the country.

Location : One outside Walter Moberly Hall; square L7; compartment 42A