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Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. hearstiorum

Arctostaphylos hookeri G. Don ssp. hearstiorum (Hoover & J.B. Roof) P.V. Wells

Hearst's Manzanita

Ericaceae (Heath family)

Synonym(s): Arctostaphylos hearstiorum, Arctostaphylos uva-ursi var. hearstiorum


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub , Shrub
Fruit Type: Drupe
Size Notes: Mat-forming, up to about 8 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr


Native Habitat: Coastal prairies.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. hearstiorum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. hearstiorum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. hearstiorum


Record Modified: 0000-00-00
Research By: CBR

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