Taxon  Report   608    
Arctostaphylos silvicola  Jeps. & Wiesl.
Bonny doon manzanita,  Silverleaf manzanita
Arctostaphylos silvicola
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Arctostaphylos silvicola
© 2004 Aaron Schusteff
Arctostaphylos silvicola
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Arctostaphylos silvicola, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Arctostaphylos silvicola
© 2011 Chris Winchell
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Arctostaphylos silvicola
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2018).