Scientific Name    

Quercus agrifolia Née

Family

Fagaceae

General

              

CI

     This is the only mature oak has been observed on CI habitats.  It grows in cleft among large boulders on the western end of the crest of the hill to the north of Sage Hall.  It is visible from the ground.  It was badly damaged by the fire, but has recovered.

 

References

     More on this species on CalFlora.

     The Jepson Manual (2012:  804, Fagaceae by John M. Tucker).

     Dale (2012:  111).

     McAuley (1996:  201). 

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Quercus agrifolia fire damaged tree at western end of ridge to north of Sage Hall (24 September 2013).

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Quercus agrifolia fire damaged tree at western end of ridge to north of Sage Hall (24 September 2013).

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Quercus agrifolia fire damaged tree at western end of ridge to north of Sage Hall (24 September 2013).

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Quercus agrifolia fire damaged tree and recovering tree at western end of ridge to north of Sage Hall, more than a year following the fire (6 June 2014).