Inland Scrub Oak (Quercus berberidifolia) Login         


No Petals

AKA Scrub Oak
Fagaceae (Beech) Family
Evergreen oak tree; no petals; alternate leaves
CA native

        ID Tips
  • Blooms Feb - Mar
  • A compact shrub growing to 6 feet tall.
  • Sharply toothed greens, leathery on top and with some hairs below.
  • Found in dry chaparral.
  • CA native

Leaves with toothed margins and a rounded tip.

Bowl-shaped acorn hat, acorn growing to 1" long.

A shrub found in hot, dry chaparral

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