Quercus lobata

Valley Oak

Plant family: Fagaceae - Oak


Plant type: Tree

Plant origin: N/A, California

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24 inch box natural 0   329.99
Fifteen Gallon 0   139.00
Five gallon - Natural 0   44.99
D-40 0   14.99

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Flower Color Female-White, Male-Yellow
Blooming Season Spring
Height Over 40 feet
Spread Over 40 feet
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Clay, Sand, Sandy Loam

Special Characteristic

Autumn Foliage, Edible , Fire Resistance, Important to Native People

Plant Highlights

The Valley oaks are large, angular limbed trees that can reach up to 100 ft in height. They display a grayish, alligator -skin like bark that is offset in the winter, when the large, lobed leaves drop to the ground. These trees provide apmle shade in the summer heat and can provide nature with safe, shaded cover.

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