Calflora
Taxon  Report   11158    
Arctostaphylos franciscana  Eastw.
Franciscan manzanita
Arctostaphylos franciscana, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, believed to be extinct(questionable).
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Serpentine affinity: 6.2; (strict endemic)

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS other name:
Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. franciscana

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPS: Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. franciscana
More information about  Arctostaphylos franciscana
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARHOF)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 14, 2019).