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.
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.