Taxon  Report   563 
Arctostaphylos hookeri  G. Don  ssp. montana  (Eastw.) P. Wells  (not an active name; please see Arctostaphylos montana ssp. montana)
Mt. tam manzanita,  Mt. tamalpais manzanita

Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. montana
© 1993 Doreen L. Smith
Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. montana, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [1B.3] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. montana
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Parent Record Arctostaphylos hookeri.
Chaparral, Valley Grassland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.9 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 + CNPS accepted name: Arctostaphylos montana ssp. montana
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Arctostaphylos pungens ssp. montana
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos pungens var. montana
 NOTE: Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. montana is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 25, 2015).

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