Calflora
Taxon  Report   11160    
Arctostaphylos montana  Eastw.  ssp. montana 
Mt. Tamalpais manzanita
Arctostaphylos montana ssp. montana, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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Observation Search
(206 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period

Serpentine affinity: 4.9; (broad endemic)

Communities: Chaparral, Valley Grassland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPS: Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. montana
JEF: Arctostaphylos pungens var. montana
More information about  Arctostaphylos montana ssp. montana
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

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Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria

PlantID.net:  Identification tips. "Tamalpais Manzanita grows low to the ground. Leaves are often dense enough that you don't see much of the branches underneath."


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 03, 2020).