Taxon  Report   7001    
Quercus lobata  Née
California white oak,  Valley oak
Quercus lobata
© 2013 Susan McDougall
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Quercus lobata
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Quercus lobata
© 2017 Zoya Akulova
Quercus lobata, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Quercus lobata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: FAGACEAE  
Genus: Quercus
Communities: Foothill Woodland


Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Quercus hindsii
PLANTS: Quercus lobata var. argillara
PLANTS: Quercus lobata var. insperata
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More information about  Quercus lobata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 15, 2019).