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


Of conservation concern.

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



Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.

AuthorV. Thomas Parker +, Michael C. Vasey + and Jon E. Keeley +
AuthorityW. Knight +
Common nameRaiche’s manzanita +
DistributionCalif. +
Elevation400-600 m +
HabitatChaparral, on or near serpentine +
IllustratorYevonn Wilson-Ramsey +
PhenologyFlowering winter–early spring. +
Publication titleFour Seasons +
Publication year1889 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xml grained fna xml/V8/V8 785.xml +
SynonymsUndefined tribe Arbuteae +
Taxon familyEricaceae +
Taxon nameArctostaphylos stanfordiana subsp. raichei +
Taxon parentArctostaphylos stanfordiana +
Taxon ranksubspecies +
VolumeVolume 8 +