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The Chico University Arboretum is located across the campus of California State University, Chico California State University, Chico is the second_oldest campus in the California State University system. It is located in Chico, California, about one hundred miles north of Sacramento, California. History On March 10, 1887, a legislative act is enacted to create the Northern Branch State Normal School... California State University, Chico along Big Chico Creek in Chico is a city located in Butte County, California. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 59,954. Chico is home to California State University, Chico. Chico was founded in 1860 by General John Bidwell, and became incorporated in 1872. Geography Chico is located at... Chico, California.


Nearby Bidwell Park includes 29 acres of a former arboretum, now run somewhat wild, which contains trees such as English This article is about oaks (Quercus). The Australian tree known as desert-oak is unrelated, and instead belongs to the genus Allocasuarina. OAK is also the three-letter IATA airport code for Oakland International Airport in Oakland, California USA. See also Oak, Nebraska, USA. Species See List of Quercus species... oaks, Species See text. Hawthorn is the name of a large group of shrubs and small trees in the genus Crataegus, family Rosaceae, characterized by their small, apple-like fruits and thorny branches. The fruits are sometimes known as haws, from which the name derived. The original name was applied to... hawthorn, Categories: Stub | Fruit ... Cherry Plum, Binomial nomenclature Laurus nobilis L. The Bay Laurel (Laurus nobilis, Lauraceae), also known as True Laurel, Sweet Bay, Grecian Laurel, or just Laurel is the source of the spice Bay Leaves. It was also the source of the Laurel wreath of ancient Greece, and therefore the expression of resting on... bay laurel, Binomial name Quercus suber L. The Cork Oak (Quercus suber) is a medium sized, evergreen oak tree in the section Quercus sect. Cerris. It is native to southwest Europe and northwest Africa. The leaves are 4-7 cm long, weakly lobed or coarsely toothed, dark green above, paler beneath, with... cork oak, Ponderosa is an abbreviated name of the Ponderosa Pine It is also an alternative name of the TV show Bonanza This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. If an article link referred you here, you might want... ponderosa, Aleppo is also the name of two townships in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. See: Aleppo Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania and Aleppo Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania. Aleppo (حلب Arabic Ḥalab; חלב Tiberian Hebrew Ḥālāḇ (modern or Ivrit Hebrew Xalav): both... aleppo, and Binomial name Pinus radiata Pinus radiata (family Pinaceae) is known in English as Monterey Pine in some parts of the world (mainly in the USA and Britain), and Radiata Pine in others (primarily Australia and New Zealand). It is a species of pine native to coastal southern California in three... Monterey pines, Species About 350, including: Salix alba - White Willow Salix amygdaloides - Peachleaf Willow Salix arbuscula - Mountain Willow Salix aurita - Eared Willow Salix babylonica - Peking Willow Salix caprea- Goat Willow Salix caroliniana - Coastal Plain Willow Salix cinerea - Grey Sallow Salix fragilis - Crack Willow Salix herbacea - Dwarf Willow Salix lanata - Woolly Willow Salix... willow, Species Morus alba - White Mulberry Morus australis - Chinese Mulberry Morus indica - Indian Mulberry Morus microphylla - Texas Mulberry Morus nigra - Black Mulberry Morus rubra - Red Mulberry Morus serrata - Himalayan Mulberry For other meanings, see Mulberry (disambiguation). Mulberry refers both to the mulberry tree and to the fruit of that tree. It... mulberry, Linden is one of three English names for a genus of trees, Tilia, also known as lime and basswood. Linden is also widely used as a place name, very often being a place where linden trees grow: In Belgium: Linden is a town in the municipality of Lubbeek. In Germany... linden, See also Maple computer algebra system. species Acer campestre - Field Maple Acer ginnala - Amur Maple Acer griseum - Paperbark Maple Acer japonicum - Fullmoon Maple Acer macrophyllum - Bigleaf Maple Acer micranthum - Garden Maple Acer negundo - Manitoba Maple Acer palmatum - Japanese Maple Acer platanoides - Norway Maple Acer pseudoplatanus - Sycamore Maple Acer rubrum - Red... maple, For the historical incident involving a ship of this name, see Catalpa rescue. Species 11 species, including: Catalpa bignonioides Catalpa bungei Catalpa fargesii Catalpa longissima Catalpa ovata Catalpa punctata Catalpa speciosa Catalpa tibetica Catalpa (Catalpa), also spelled Catawba, is a genus of mostly deciduous trees of the United States, West... catalpa, This article deals with the tree; for the e-mail client see Pine email client Species About 115. Pines are coniferous trees of the genus Pinus, in the family Pinaceae. There are about 115 species of pine, although different authors accept anything from 105 to 125 species. Distribution Pines are... pine, and Species About 600, see text Eucalyptus is a diverse genus of trees (rarely shrubs), the members of which dominate the tree flora of Australia. There are almost 600 species of eucalyptus, mostly native to Australia, with a very small number found in adjacent parts of New Guinea and Indonesia. Eucalypts... eucalyptus collected from all parts of the world.


See also

  • This List of botanical gardens in the United States is intended to include all significant botanical gardens and arboretums in the United States of America. Alabama Aldridge Gardens Bellingrath Gardens and Home - Theodore, Alabama Birmingham Botanical Gardens Dothan Area Botanical Gardens Huntsville-Madison County Botanical Garden Mobile Botanical Gardens Alaska... List of botanical gardens in the United States

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Considered the "gem" of the California State University system, the park-like, Chico State campus is an arboretum of native and floral landscapes, majestic trees and several walking brideges that cross a year-round creek.
Chico is a convenient community for bicycling, as it is relatively flat and there are ample bike parking locations as well as bike lanes and bike paths throughout the community.
The University Police enforces the university's regulations concerning bicycle riding and parking on the campus.
Chico, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1117 words)
Chico is located at the north-east edge of the Sacramento Valley, one of the richest agricultural areas in the world.
Chico was the northern terminus of the Sacramento Northern Railroad, an electrified railway which extended south to Sacramento and Oakland in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Chico is the site of Bidwell Park, the seventh-largest municipal park in the United States, Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park, the Chico University Arboretum, and home to the tallest building between Sacramento and Portland, Oregon.
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