Taxon  Report   7009    
Quercus vacciniifolia  Kellogg
Huckleberry oak
Quercus vacciniifolia
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Quercus vacciniifolia
© 2017 Adam Chasey
Quercus vacciniifolia
© 2011 Wynn Anderson
Quercus vacciniifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Quercus vacciniifolia
© 2018 Matt Berger
Family: FAGACEAE  
Genus: Quercus
Communities: North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest


Serpentine affinity: 2.5; (strong indicator)

Habitat: ridges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Quercus vaccinifolia
More information about  Quercus vacciniifolia
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)

website references from Google

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).