Taxon  Report   7009 
Quercus vacciniifolia  Kellogg
huckleberry oak

Quercus vacciniifolia
© 2003 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Quercus vacciniifolia
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Quercus vacciniifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Quercus vacciniifolia
© 2010 Steve Matson
Family: FAGACEAE  
Genus: Quercus
North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest
Habitat: ridges [Walker]
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS (ACORNS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.5 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Quercus vaccinifolia
 Information about  Quercus vacciniifolia  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 06, 2015).

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