Taxon  Report   629 
Arctostaphylos viscida  C. Parry
Sticky whiteleaf manzanita
Arctostaphylos viscida
© 2012 Jean Pawek
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Arctostaphylos viscida
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Arctostaphylos viscida
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Arctostaphylos viscida, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Arctostaphylos viscida
© 2007 George W. Hartwell
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Arctostaphylos viscida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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