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Hi all!

I live in the netherlands, but my mom and dad did a roadtrip from San Fransisco tot LA last year. Being the gardener he is, my dad took some seeds he found to plant here. (I know, this is a risk...)

The seedlings are growing now, but we need identification on one of them... who knows what he planted, haha?

Thanks!
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could it be a holly?
 
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I've never lived in California but I have seen "live oak" there, and your photo reminded me of that a bit, so I googled up some images of live oak seedlings for you. Somebody else can probably give you a better answer, though.
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Tereza Okava wrote:could it be a holly?



Thanks! But no, we have that here too. When i asked how the seeds looked he said:
“It were 3/4 seeds in a little fruit, with red skins around them. Like little black beans...”

Maybe that helps?
 
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Rebecca Norman wrote:I've never lived in California but I have seen "live oak" there, and your photo reminded me of that a bit, so I googled up some images of live oak seedlings for you. Somebody else can probably give you a better answer, though.



I think it looks like it! But oaks grow from very different seeds (sorry cant come up with the english word...) then what me dad described!
 
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Yes, you're right, your dad would probably recognise them if he had collected acorns.
 
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Rebecca Norman wrote:Yes, you're right, your dad would probably recognise them if he had collected acorns.



Acorns! Haha i knew that!
 
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