Taxon  Report   6987    
Quercus chrysolepis  Liebm.
Canyon live oak,  Canyon oak, maul oak, goldcup oak, Gold cup live oak, Gold cup oak
Quercus chrysolepis, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: FAGACEAE  
Genus: Quercus

Habitat: canyons, slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Quercus chrysolepis var. nana
ICPN: Quercus chrysolepis f. grandis
ICPN: Quercus chrysolepis f. hansenii
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More information about  Quercus chrysolepis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 30, 2020).