California white oak


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Related to California white oak: Quercus lobata
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Noun1.California white oak - tall graceful deciduous California oak having leathery leaves and slender pointed acornsCalifornia white oak - tall graceful deciduous California oak having leathery leaves and slender pointed acorns
white oak - any of numerous Old World and American oaks having 6 to 8 stamens in each floret, acorns that mature in one year and leaf veins that never extend beyond the margin of the leaf
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The new pavilion, based on a design from 1996, will allow in more light and afford better views of the surrounding parkland and trees, including the stand of California white oak for which the building will be named.
Now a mere 5-1/2 acres, the original empire stretched as far as the eye could see, with sheep, fruit trees and vineyards, with huge California white oaks providing shade.

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