Taxon  Report   594 
Arctostaphylos pallida  Eastw.
Alameda manzanita,  Oakland hills manzanita, Pallid manzanita
Arctostaphylos pallida
© 2004 Steve Matson
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Arctostaphylos pallida
© 2015 John Doyen
Arctostaphylos pallida
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Arctostaphylos pallida, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Threatened '.

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Arctostaphylos pallida
© 2004 Steve Matson
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Communities:
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Arctostaphylos andersonii var. pallida
More information about  Arctostaphylos pallida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARPA21)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 24, 2016).

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