canyon oak


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Noun1.canyon oak - medium-sized evergreen of southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico with oblong leathery often spiny-edged leavescanyon oak - medium-sized evergreen of southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico with oblong leathery often spiny-edged leaves
live oak - any of several American evergreen oaks
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The most at-risk species include coast live oak (Quercus agrifolia), canyon oak (Q.
A few of our common oaks are scrub oak, canyon oak, California or coast live oak, engelman oak, California black oak, interior live oak, and valley oak.
Tucked within the jumbled granite canyons of the incongruously named New York Mountains are canyon oak, ceanothus, and other species more at home farther west.