Arctostaphylos crustacea subsp. rosei

(Eastwood) V. T. Parker

Madroño 54: 152. 2007,

Common names: Rose’s manzanita
Synonyms: Arctostaphylos crustacea var. rosei (Eastwood) McMinnArctostaphylos tomentosa subsp. rosei (Eastwood) P. V. Wells
Basionyms: Arctostaphylos rosei Eastwood
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 442. Mentioned on page 441.
Twigs short-hairy (without longer hairs). Leaf blade surfaces glabrous abaxially. Immature inflorescence axes glabrous or hairy, sometimes glandular (not densely glandular-hairy). Ovaries densely hairy.

Phenology: Flowering winter–early spring.
Habitat: Maritime chaparral and coastal bluffs, historic stable dunes
Elevation: 0-200 m

Discussion

Of conservation concern.

Subspecies rosei occurs in western San Francisco and disjunct to the Big Sur Coast region from Monterey to San Luis Obispo.

References

None.

Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.