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FAGACEAE Yolo County

Quercus parvula Greene

Location: CA, USA; UC Davis Arboretum. Just north of Shields Oak Grove in an area not currently defined by map grids; no qualifier #, second Q. parvula from east. Just outside north border of Shields Oak Grove, near vet school. Living Collections Number: A68.0605. (Elevation: 50 ft.)

Plant Attributes: Height: 4.5 m. There are many trunks with a lot of spent flowers. Several dead branches on one side. Other plants growing beneath/along side.

Source: CA: Santa Barbara County, Santa Cruz Island. Collected at head of canyon leading to southernmost tributary to China Harbor. Roman Gankin. 7 Sep 1968.

Marlene Hahn


May 09, 2012

Phylogeny of the oaks of the Americas: Diversification of an ecologically important

clade across the tropical-temperate divide. (2012-2015 NSF Grant, DEB 114648)

Photographer: Albrecht, William. Publisher: Albrecht, William.

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