Taxon  Report   627    
Arctostaphylos virgata  Eastw.
Bolinas manzanita,  Marin manzanita
Arctostaphylos virgata
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Arctostaphylos virgata
© 2018 Hunter Breck
Arctostaphylos virgata
© 2017 Adam Chasey
Arctostaphylos virgata, 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 virgata
© 2018 Hunter Breck
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Communities: Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Arctostaphylos virgata
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 16, 2019).