PlantsQuercus→Encina (Quercus agrifolia)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Quercus agrifolia Accepted
Quercus agrifolia var. agrifolia Synonym
Quercus agrifolia var. frutescens Synonym
Quercus agrifolia var. oxyadenia Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 60 to 80 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Dynamic Accumulator: K (Potassium)
Pollinators: Wind

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Location: Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, California Date: 2009-06-10
By Kelli
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Location: Botanical specimen in the McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, in Turtle Bay Exploration Park, Redding, California, USA.Date: 2013-11-11
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Location: So califDate: 2018-06-22this tree was hit by lighting many years ago
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Location: Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, CaliforniaDate: 2013-01-15
By Kelli
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Location: Coast live oaks (Quercus agrifolia) at Brushy Peak Regional PreserveDate: 2012-02-04Photo courtesy of: Miguel Vieira
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Location: Coast live oak (Quercus agrifolia) grove on Mount Diablo Wall Point RoadDate: 2010-03-29Photo courtesy of: Miguel Vieira
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Help ID this plant. I'm in the Bay Area, California. by triiiangle Dec 28, 2020 11:36 PM 7
Is this some kind of baby oak tree by mozart007 May 12, 2019 9:09 PM 2
Any suggestions to control growth around trees? by goeters Jul 8, 2018 11:01 AM 13
Mystery shrub by zuzu Feb 6, 2013 1:22 PM 17

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