Arctostaphylos mewukka subsp. mewukka

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 421.
Plants: burl present; twigs (smooth), usually glabrous, sometimes puberulent. Leaves (spreading); petiole 6–10 mm; blade gray-glaucous, oblong-ovate to lanceolate-ovate, 2–4 cm wide, apex acute. 2n = 52.

Phenology: Flowering late spring–early summer.
Habitat: Chaparral or along forest edges, often along ridge crests
Elevation: 400-1800 m


Subspecies mewukka is found on the western slopes of the Sierra Nevada from Butte to Tulare counties.



Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.