Tree of montane woodland
Leaves can be entire or sharply dentate.


Shrub of montane chaparral

Quercus chrysolepis --- Maul Oak, Canyon Live Oak --- Fagaceae
Etymology: L. for oak, possibly from Celtic quer "fine" + cuez "tree" / Gr. for "golden-scaled"

Tree of montane woodlands or shrub or montane chaparral.
Leaves are coriaceous, smooth, white-glaucous abaxially (when mature), can vary from entire to sharply dentate.


Cal Photos images Google images