Calflora
Taxon  Report   11346    
Arctostaphylos sensitiva  Jeps.
Glossyleaf manzanita
Arctostaphylos sensitiva
© 2011 Chris Winchell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Arctostaphylos sensitiva
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Arctostaphylos sensitiva
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Arctostaphylos sensitiva, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Arctostaphylos sensitiva
© 2018 Ken Hickman
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Arctostaphylos nummularia var. sensitiva
More information about  Arctostaphylos sensitiva
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARNU3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).