Quercus wislizenii


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Noun1.Quercus wislizenii - a small shrubby evergreen tree of western North America similar to the coast live oak but occurring chiefly in foothills of mountain ranges removed from the coastQuercus wislizenii - a small shrubby evergreen tree of western North America similar to the coast live oak but occurring chiefly in foothills of mountain ranges removed from the coast; an important part of the chaparral
live oak - any of several American evergreen oaks
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Vetter (UCR); Riverside County: 1 juvenile, San Jacinto Mountains: same locality as holotype, 29 March 2001; 4 juveniles (3 [??] reared to maturity), 28 April 2001; 1 juvenile, along Cedar Springs Trail (Trail 4E17), 1950 m, in dry Quercus wislizenii duff, 7 January 2001; 6 [??], 6 [??], 9 juveniles (1 [??] reared to maturity), on Cedar Springs Trail off Morris Ranch Rd., 33[degrees]39'42"N, 116[degrees]34'41"W, 1790 m, in moist Quercus chrysolepis duff, 30 September 2001; 4 females, 4 juveniles, near Cedar Springs trailhead, 33[degrees]39'26"N, 116[degrees]35'01"W, 1720 m, in dry Quercus chrysolepis oak duff near streambed, 7 January 2001; 1 juvenile, in moist Quercus chrysolepis oak duff under snow, 18 March 2001; all above collected by R.
Homeowners Sharon and Ron Schwartzman wanted the look of a rhododendron glen but also wanted to preserve the site's interior live oaks (Quercus wislizenii).