Calflora
Taxon  Report   541    
Arctostaphylos columbiana  Piper
Hairy manzanita,  Redwood manzanita
Arctostaphylos columbiana, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Redwood Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos columbiana var. tracyi
ICPN + PLANTS: Arctostaphylos tracyi
ICPN: Arctostaphylos columbiana f. tracyi
More information about  Arctostaphylos columbiana
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARCO3)

Arctostaphylos:  from two Greek words arktos, "bear," and staphule, "a bunch of grapes," referring to the common name of the first-known species, and also perhaps alluding to bears feeding on the grape-like fruits (contributed by Cynthia Powell)


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: Feb 22, 2019).