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Holm Oak

Often found near the coast where it was once planted as a shelter-belt tree.


Common Name Holm Oak
Alternative Name(s) Evergreen Oak
Scientific Name Quercus ilex
Species Group Deciduous Trees
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Beech family - Fagaceae
Status Rare
Flower Colour Group Green
  • 05 - May
Preferred Environment
Look for The flowers are pretty insignificant so look for an evergreen oak tree
Additional Identification Notes
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Deciduous Trees