Arctostaphylos stanfordiana subsp. raichei

W. Knight
Four Seasons 7(3): 18, fig. p. 20. 1985 ,.
Common names: Raiche’s manzanita
EndemicConservation concern
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.

Selected References


Lower Taxa


V. Thomas Parker +, Michael C. Vasey +  and Jon E. Keeley +
W. Knight +
Raiche’s manzanita +
400-600 m +
Chaparral, on or near serpentine +
Flowering winter–early spring. +
Four Seasons +
Endemic +  and Conservation concern +
Undefined tribe Arbuteae +
Arctostaphylos stanfordiana subsp. raichei +
Arctostaphylos stanfordiana +
subspecies +