Calflora
Taxon  Report   587    
Arctostaphylos nissenana  Merriam
Eldorado manzanita,  Nissenan manzanita
Arctostaphylos nissenana, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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(95 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Communities: Chaparral, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Arctostaphylos nissenana var. arcana
JEF: Schizococcus nissenanus
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos nisseniana
More information about  Arctostaphylos nissenana
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARNI4)


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 28, 2020).