Arctostaphylos hookeri subsp. franciscana (USA)

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.   Arctostaphylos hookeri is a low shrub which is variable in appearance and has several subspecies. These are generally mat-forming […]

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Arctostaphylos tomentosa (USA)

Arctostaphylos tomentosa (Pursh) Lindl., Edwards’s Bot. Reg. 21: t. 1791 1835. (Syn: Arbutus tomentosa Pursh .; Arctostaphylos cordifolia Lindl.; Arctostaphylos crustacea subsp. crinita (J.E.Adams ex McMinn) V.T.Parker, M.C.Vasey & J.E.Keeley .; Arctostaphylos procera Lindl. ex Pritz.; Arctostaphylos tomentosa var. arguta DC. ……….; Daphnidostaphylis cordifolia (Lindl.) Klotzsch; Daphnidostaphylis tomentosa (Pursh) Klotzsch; Uva-ursi tomentosa (Pursh) Abrams; Xerobotrys argutus (DC.) Nutt.; […]

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Arctostaphylos stanfordiana (USA)

Arctostaphylos stanfordiana Parry, Bull. Calif. Acad. Sci. 2: 493 1887. (Syn: Arctostaphylos stanfordiana var. repens Roof; Uva-ursi stanfordiana (Parry) A. Heller);   Arctostaphylos stanfordiana, with the common name Stanford’s manzanita, is a species of manzanita that is endemic to northern California. It is known from the outer North Coast Ranges north of the San Francisco […]

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Arctostaphylos rudis (USA)

Arctostaphylos rudis Jeps. & Wiesl., Erythea 8: 100 1938. ;   Arctostaphylos rudis, with the common names Shagbark manzanita and Sand mesa manzanita, is a species of manzanita.   This is an erect shrub growing from a burl to heights between one and two meters – 3 and 6 feet. Its stem and branches are […]

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Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (USA)

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 2: 287 1825. (Syn: Arbutus acerba Gilib. [Invalid]; Arbutus buxifolia Stokes; Arbutus officinalis Boiss.; Arbutus procumbens Salisb.; Arbutus uva-ursi L.; Arctostaphylos adenotricha (Fernald & J.F.Macbr.) Á.Löve, D.Löve & B.M.Kapoor; Arctostaphylos angustifolia Payot; Arctostaphylos officinalis Wimm. & Grab.; Arctostaphylos procumbens Patze, E.Mey. & Elkan; Arctostaphylos uva-ursi var. adenotricha Fernald & […]

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Arctostaphylos viridissima (USA)

Arctostaphylos viridissima (Eastw.) McMinn, Man. Calif. Shrubs 419 1939. (Syn: Arctostaphylos andersonii var. viridissima (Eastw.) Jeps.; Arctostaphylos pechoensis var. viridissima Eastw.);     Arctostaphylos viridissima is a species of manzanita known by the common names whitehair manzanita and McMinn’s manzanita. It is endemic to Santa Cruz Island, one of the Channel Islands of California. Arctostaphylos viridissima […]

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Arctostaphylos insularis (USA)

Arctostaphylos insularis Greene & Parry, Bull. Calif. Acad. Sci. 2: 494 1887. (Syn: Arctostaphylos insularis var. insularis ; Arctostaphylos insularis var. pubescens Eastw.; Arctostaphylos insularis f. pubescens (Eastw.) P.V.Wells; Uva-ursi insularis (Greene ex Parry) A. Heller);   Arctostaphylos insularis is a species of manzanita known by the common name island manzanita. It is endemic to […]

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Arctostaphylos catalinae (USA)

Arctostaphylos catalinae P.V.Wells, Madroño 19: 193 1968. ;           Ericaceae (incl. Vacciniaceae) Fortnight: Arctostaphylos catalinae from California-GSAPR02 : Attachments (1). 1 post by 1 author. Arctostaphylos catalinae P.V.Wells Common name: Santa Catalina Island manzanita, A shrub or small tree native of S. California, covered with small bristles, leaves up to 5 […]

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