37 photos
Carried by 1 nurseries
View Availability at Nursery
Plant type

Tree, Shrub

Size

7 - 20 ft Tall

Dormancy

Evergreen

Color

Cream, Green

Flowering season

Winter, Spring

Common uses

Bank stabilization, Deer resistant

Interior Live Oak (Quercus wislizeni var. frutescens) is a native tree or shrub that grows in northern, southern and central California. It tends to grow in canyons and slopes and valleys, at elevations from 1000-6600 feet.

Sun

Full Sun, Partial Shade

Water

Moderate, Very Low

Ease of care

Moderate

Propagation

For propagating by seed: Fresh seeds sow in fall outdoors or stratify to hold for spring sowing. (USDA Forest Service 1974).

Sunset Zones

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7*, 9, 14*, 15*, 16*, 17*, 18*, 19*, 20*, 21*, 22*, 23*, 24*

Birds
Caterpillars
Pollinators

Butterflies and moths supported

0 confirmed and 163 likely

Confirmed Likely

Abagrotis baueri

Sallow Button

Acleris hastiana

Acrobasis caliginella

Acrobasis comptella

Site type

Canyons, slopes and valleys

Plant communities

Chaparral, Woodland