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Kermes oak - Quercus coccifera

Kermes oak - Quercus coccifera
subspecies - calliprinos

Objectives

The objectives of the Arboretum are:

  • To demonstrate and evaluate the performance of a wide range of Australian and exotic trees to the local environment without supplementary water.
  • To maintain, document and develop the collection as a valuable resource for teaching and research.
  • To provide an attractive and informative area for passive recreation with guided walks and interpretive material to enhance the enjoyment of visitors.
  • To contribute to the conservation of biodiversity through plantings of tree species endangered in their natural habitat.

Giving to
The University of Adelaide

Urrbrae House Historic Precinct

Amanda Jackson
Telephone: +61 8 8313 7497
Facsimile: +61 8 8313 0764
Email

Waite Arboretum & Urrbrae House Gardens

Dr Jennifer Gardner
Telephone: +61 8 8313 7405
Facsimile: +61 8 8313 6826
Email

Waite Conservation Reserve

Dr Jennifer Gardner
Telephone: +61 8 8313 7405
Facsimile: +61 8 8313 6826
Email

Postal Address

Waite Campus
The University of Adelaide
SA 5064
AUSTRALIA