Arctostaphylos mewukka subsp. truei

(W. Knight) P. V. Wells

Four Seasons 9(2): 62. 1992 ,

Common names: True’s manzanita
Basionyms: Arctostaphylos truei W. Knight Four Seasons 3(1): 19, fig. p. 20. 1969
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 422. Mentioned on page 421.
Plants: burl absent; twigs glabrous or glandular-hairy. Leaves: petiole 10–15 mm; blade white-glaucous, orbiculate to orbiculate-ovate, 4–7 cm wide, apex obtuse. 2n = 52.

Phenology: Flowering late spring–early summer.
Habitat: Chaparral openings in mixed conifer forests
Elevation: 500-700 m


Subspecies truei is found in the vicinity of Paradise in the northern Sierra Nevada, Butte County.



Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.