Calflora
Taxon  Report   556 
Arctostaphylos glauca  Lindl.
Big berry manzanita,  Bigberry manzanita
Arctostaphylos glauca
© 2018 John Corning
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Arctostaphylos glauca
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Arctostaphylos glauca
© 2003 Keir Morse
Arctostaphylos glauca, 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 glauca
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Communities:
Chaparral, Joshua Tree Woodland
Habitat: slopes
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Arctostaphylos glauca var. puberula
ICPN: Arctostaphylos glauca var. eremicola
More information about  Arctostaphylos glauca
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARGL4)

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Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2018).

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