Taxon  Report   7000 
Quercus kelloggii  Newb.
Black oak,  California black oak
Quercus kelloggii
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Quercus kelloggii
© 2009 Todd A. Hamilton
Quercus kelloggii
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Quercus kelloggii, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Quercus kelloggii
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: FAGACEAE  
Genus: Quercus
Communities:
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Oak Woodland
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS (ACORNS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Quercus californica
XWALK: Quercus tinctoria var. californica
More information about  Quercus kelloggii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (QUKE)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 06, 2016).

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