Calflora
Taxon  Report   630    
Arctostaphylos viscida  Parry  ssp. mariposa  (Dudley) P. V. Wells
Mariposa manzanita
Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. mariposa
© 2009 Barry Breckling
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Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. mariposa
© 2017 Sarah Williams
Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. mariposa
© 2017 Robert Barnard
Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. mariposa, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. mariposa
© 2017 Sarah Williams
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos mariposa var. bivisa
PLANTS: Arctostaphylos mariposa
More information about  Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. mariposa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARVIM)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).