Calflora
Taxon  Report   538    
Arctostaphylos canescens  Eastw.  ssp. canescens 
Hoary manzanita
Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens
© 2004 Doreen L. Smith
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens
© 2009 Jorg Fleige
Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens
© 2008 Keir Morse
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos candidissima
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos canescens var. candidissima
More information about  Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARCAC7)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 19, 2018).

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