Taxon  Report   532    
Arctostaphylos andersonii  A. Gray
Heartleaf manzanita,  Santa cruz manzanita
Arctostaphylos andersonii
© 2004 Aaron Schusteff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Arctostaphylos andersonii
© 2018 Ken Hickman
Arctostaphylos andersonii
© 2016 Adam Chasey
Arctostaphylos andersonii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Arctostaphylos andersonii
© 2012 David Greenberger
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Communities: Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest

Habitat: openings, edges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Arctostaphylos andersonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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:   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2019).