Tree Blog

Quercus calliprinos | Coastal Southern California

A closer look reveals what appears to be a native hummingbird nest. Beautifully made. The Levantine Live Oak provides exactly what these birds need - dense, spiny cover to keep predators from eating their young. There are many important ways that an oak is an oak, no matter where from it comes. At least some of the wildlife of California are voting in favor of Levantine Live Oak.

Dave Muffly