Arctostaphylos stanfordiana subsp. raichei

W. Knight

Four Seasons 7(3): 18, fig. p. 20. 1985 ,

Common names: Raiche’s manzanita
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 420. Mentioned on page 419.
Plants, erect or mound-forming, 1–3 m; twigs short glandular-hairy. Petioles 4–8 mm, ± rough, papillate, short-glandular-hairy. Inflorescences: axis short glandular-hairy; bracts short glandular-hairy.

Phenology: Flowering winter–early spring.
Habitat: Chaparral, on or near serpentine
Elevation: 400-600 m

Discussion

Of conservation concern.

Subspecies raichei occurs in the interior Coast Range near the border of Mendocino and Lake counties.

References

None.

Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.