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Lithocarpus densiflorus
Quercus agrifolia
Quercus alba
Quercus bicolor
Quercus canariensis
Quercus castaneifolia
Quercus cerris
Quercus chrysolepis
Quercus coccinea
Quercus dentata
Quercus frainetto
Quercus x hispanica
Quercus ilex
Quercus imbricaria
Quercus kelloggii
Quercus laurifolia
Quercus x leana
Quercus libani
Quercus macranthera
Quercus macrocarpa
Quercus marilandica
Quercus myrsinifolia
Quercus palustris
Quercus petraea
Quercus phellos
Quercus pontica
Quercus prinus
Quercus pubescens
Quercus pyrenaica
Quercus robur
Quercus rubra
Quercus schumardii
Quercus suber
Quercus trojana
Quercus x turneri
Quercus velutina

Lithocarpus densiflorus (Tanbark Oak)

Lithocarpus densiflorus

Native: California, Oregon

Height to 21m, sometimes twice as much.

Foliage

Leaves have 12-14 pairs of parallel veins and are covered with thick pale orange wool when young, becoming smooth and glossy with age. Young shoots are also covered with this down.

Uses

Bark is used in tanning leather.

Flowers

Lithocarpus densiflorus

Flowering is irregular, occurring in April or May and again in September. Male flowers are in catkins 7.5-10cm long. a few females are usually produced below the male catkins and develop into acorns in two years.

Fruits

Lithocarpus densiflorus

Acorns are about 1.5-2.5cm.