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Plaque Dedications

price: $1500

To dedicate/donate contact Suzanne Ullensvang:

sullensvang@ucdavis.edu / (530)752-8324

Mosaic Oak Tree Plaque Dedications

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holly oak

About

scientific name: Quercus ilex

common name: holly oak

Plaque description

Pigs traditionally fed on fallen acorns in Spanish woodlands. The chestnut weevil drills eggs into the acorns, which hatch and develop inside. The larvae feed inside the acorn, often destroying the acorn’s ability to grow.

Plaque artist

Jenny Wu

Tree height

11 meters

Native range

north Africa and southern Spain

Year received

1964

Acorn source

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK

Plaque Location

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B21 map