California black oak


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Noun1.California black oak - large deciduous tree of the Pacific coast having deeply parted bristle-tipped leavesCalifornia black oak - large deciduous tree of the Pacific coast having deeply parted bristle-tipped leaves
oak tree, oak - a deciduous tree of the genus Quercus; has acorns and lobed leaves; "great oaks grow from little acorns"
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When completed, the 1 to 1 1/2 mile trail will pass through segments of native prairie and savannahs of California black oak and madrone.
The California black oak and Oregon white oak woodlands of the North Coast are fire-adapted, meaning that they depend on frequent, low to moderate intensity fires to prevent establishment of invading fire-sensitive vegetation -- including conifer species such as Douglas fir -- and to help provide the conditions necessary for new oaks to sprout and develop to maturity.
PIJE is Jeffrey pine, ABCO is white fir, and QUKE is California black oak.
After years of searching, I am happy to say that I nominated the current National Champion California black oak and blue oak.
McElwain used leaves from living California black oak, or Quercus kelloggii.
The great deciduous trees of Los Angeles are trees that are native to this area, but slowly disappearing because of their size and maintenance cost: the California black oak (Quercus kelloggii), the California white or valley oak (Quercus lobata), the white alder (Alnus rhombifolia), and the California sycamore (Platanus racemosa).
Under this method of delineation, oaks that fall into the so-called black oak category include Northern red oak, California black oak, scarlet oak and pin oak.

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