Taxon  Report   585    
Arctostaphylos myrtifolia  Parry
Ione manzanita
Arctostaphylos myrtifolia
© 2000 George W. Hartwell
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Arctostaphylos myrtifolia
© 2006 Steve Matson
Arctostaphylos myrtifolia
© 2001 George W. Hartwell
Arctostaphylos myrtifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .

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Arctostaphylos myrtifolia
© 2016 Robert Barnard
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi ssp. myrtifolia
More information about  Arctostaphylos myrtifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 22, 2019).