Arctostaphylos hookeri subsp. franciscana (Eastw.) Munz, Aliso 4: 95 1958. (Syn: Arctostaphylos franciscana Eastw.; Arctostaphylos uva-ursi var. franciscana (Eastw.) Roof);
Arctostaphylos hookeri is a species of manzanita known by the common name Hooker’s manzanita.
There are several subspecies including:
(From Wikipedia on 9.11.14)
Bush For ID : California : 02NOV14 : AK-6 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2).
Cultivated bush seen in the Golden Gate Park, San Francisco on 30th Sept,14.
Tiny pink hanging bell like flowers.
On searching, could be Arctostaphylos Species?
i think this is manzanita shrub used extensively for hedges.. good because in the wild its almost gone…
Thanks a lot for the Species id.
Yes, appears so as per