Arctostaphylos tomentosa subsp. daciticola

P. V. Wells

Four Seasons 9(2): 60. 1992 ,.

Common names: Dacite manzanita
EndemicConservation concern
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 440.

Twigs short-hairy and with longer white hairs, eglandular. Leaf blades tomentose abaxially. Inflorescences short-hairy and with longer white hairs.

Phenology: Flowering winter–early spring.
Habitat: Maritime chaparral on dacite buttes
Elevation: 200-300 m


Of conservation concern.

Subspecies daciticola is found near Morro Bay in the outer Central Coast Range.

Selected References


Lower Taxa

V. Thomas Parker +, Michael C. Vasey +  and Jon E. Keeley +
P. V. Wells +
Arbutus tomentosa +
Dacite manzanita +
200-300 m +
Maritime chaparral on dacite buttes +
Flowering winter–early spring. +
Four Seasons +
Endemic +  and Conservation concern +
Undefined tribe Arbuteae +
Arctostaphylos tomentosa subsp. daciticola +
Arctostaphylos tomentosa +
subspecies +