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Arctostaphylos canescens  Eastw.  ssp. canescens 
Hoary manzanita
Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens
© 2004 Doreen L. Smith
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Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens
© 2018 Bruce Homer-Smith
Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos candidissima
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos canescens var. candidissima
More information about  Arctostaphylos canescens ssp. canescens
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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).