Quercus garryana. Garry Oak

Quercus Garryana. Garry Oak The Quercus garryana, commonly known as Garry Oak, is a magnificent deciduous tree native to the Pacific Northwest of North America. Characterized by its broad, twisted branches and deeply lobed, leathery leaves, this species is a testament to resilience, often thriving in well-drained soils where other oaks may struggle. In the […]

Harvesting and Utilizing Native Quercus garryana (Garry Oak) Seeds for Ecological Restoration in the Pacific Northwest

The Quercus garryana, or Garry Oak, is a remarkable native species of the Pacific Northwest. This keystone tree has more than just aesthetic and cultural significance; it also holds untapped potential for ecological restoration. Particularly relevant for bankside and salmon habitat restoration projects, the Garry Oak can be a cornerstone for rebuilding native ecosystems. This […]