Calflora
Taxon  Report   2069    
Chrysolepis chrysophylla  (Hook.) Hjelmq.
Giant chinquapin,  Golden chinquapin
Chrysolepis chrysophylla, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: FAGACEAE  
Genus: Chrysolepis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Habitat: slopes, ridges

Communities: Redwood Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Chaparral

More information about  Chrysolepis chrysophylla
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CHCH7)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 20, 2019).