About Redlands

Coast Live Oak

Quercus agrifolia

Quercus agrifolia

Location: In front of Watchorn Hall.
This is the youngest oak tree on campus. Specimens of Quercus agrifolia often feature twisted or gnarled trunks that grow increasingly contorted with age like many of the other specimens around the Quad.

Coast Redwood


What started as a freshman prank in 1913?
The giant R

The giant "R" seen on the mountain north of the University that is about one-third the size of the Quad.

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