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    • Fagaceae
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    • Beech Family

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What

American Chestnut Castanea dentata

Observer

annwf

Date

July 5, 2015 02:26 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Note the developing fruits on this young, 4-ft tall chestnut tree. This is a certified 100% American Chestnut purchased as a bare root seedling from West Virginia Dept. of Agriculture in fall 2013. Last year it had a few flowers; this is the first time it is making fruit.

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What

California black oak Quercus kelloggii

Observer

charlie

Date

July 5, 2015 05:48 PM PDT

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California black oak Quercus kelloggii

Observer

charlie

Date

July 5, 2015 05:24 PM PDT

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Sonoran scrub oak Quercus turbinella

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 3, 2015 01:28 PM PDT

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Description

Quercus turbinella, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).
www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnu...

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Coast Live Oak Quercus agrifolia

Observer

kueda

Date

July 5, 2015 03:26 PM PDT

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northern red oak Quercus rubra

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mathmouth

Date

May 30, 2015 12:34 PM CDT

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Blue Oak Quercus douglasii

Observer

charlie

Date

July 5, 2015 02:12 PM PDT

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Blue Oak Quercus douglasii

Observer

charlie

Date

July 5, 2015 01:54 PM PDT

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Blue Oak Quercus douglasii

Observer

charlie

Date

July 5, 2015 01:35 PM PDT

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Blue Oak Quercus douglasii

Observer

charlie

Date

July 5, 2015 01:30 PM PDT

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What

American beech Fagus grandifolia

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

July 5, 2015 11:00 AM EDT

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What

American beech Fagus grandifolia

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

July 5, 2015 10:32 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The family Fagaceae includes beeches and oaks, and comprises about 600 species of both evergreen and deciduous trees and shrubs, which are characterized by alternate simple leaves with pinnate venation, unisexual flowers in the form of catkins, and fruit in the form of cup-like (cupule) nuts. Fagaceous leaves are often lobed and both petioles and stipules are generally present. Fruits lack endosperm and lie in a scaly or spiny husk that may or may not enclose...

No range data available.