Calflora
Taxon  Report   544    
Arctostaphylos cruzensis  Roof
Arroyo de la cruz manzanita,  La cruz manzanita
Arctostaphylos cruzensis, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (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
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Valley Grassland, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Arctostaphylos pechoensis var. cruzensis
More information about  Arctostaphylos cruzensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARCR6)


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).