Taxon  Report   7009 
Quercus vacciniifolia  Kellogg
Huckleberry oak
Quercus vacciniifolia
© 2011 Wynn Anderson
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Quercus vacciniifolia
© 2012 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
© 2011 Jean Pawek
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
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TJM2: Quercus vaccinifolia
More information about  Quercus vacciniifolia
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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