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Coast Live Oak / 'esnyaaw

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Family: Fagaceae
 

Genus/Species: Quercus agrifolia
 

'Iipay Aa Name: 'esnyaaw
 

Common English Name: Coast Live Oak

Traditional Use: acorns for food; best fuel for firing pottery; bark can be made into decoction for washing sores.

Collected on the Barona Indian Reservation, San Diego County

 

Collector: Thalia Doerr
 

Date Collected: March 7, 2019
 

Mounted: April 4 & 11, 2019