At full maturity, this oak is 30-50 feet tall. The California black oak’s bark forms squarish puzzle pieces and its characteristic lobed oak leaves range from pinkish red to olive green to yellow-orange over the course of the growing season.
|Habitats||Oak Woodland, Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland|
|Mature Height||30-50 ft|
|Shade Preference||full sun, part shade|
|Soil Tolerance||moist to dry soil|
|Special Uses||drought resistant, requires summer water in dry locations, supports wildlife|