Taxon  Report   627 
Arctostaphylos virgata  Eastw.
Bolinas manzanita,  Marin manzanita
Arctostaphylos virgata
© 2000 Doreen L. Smith
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Arctostaphylos virgata
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Arctostaphylos virgata, 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.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Arctostaphylos virgata
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Arctostaphylos virgata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 25, 2016).

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