Taxon  Report   624 
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi  (L.) Spreng.
Bearberry manzanita,  Kinnikinnick
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
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Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
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Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
© 2005 Steve Matson
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
© 2007 California Native Plant Society
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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PLANTS: Arctostaphylos adenotricha
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi var. suborbiculata
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi var. stipitata
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi var. pacifica
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi var. marinensis
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi var. leobreweri
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi var. coactilis
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi var. adenotricha
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi ssp. stipitata
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi ssp. monoensis
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi ssp. longipilosa
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi ssp. coactilis
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi ssp. adenotricha
PLANTS: Uva-ursi uva-ursi
ICPN: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi f. coactilis
ICPN: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi f. adenotricha
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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:   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2018).

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