Arctostaphylos tomentosa subsp. tomentosa

Endemic
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 440.

Twigs sparsely short-hairy, eglandular. Leaf blades tomen-tose abaxially (at least younger leaves). Inflorescences sparsely short-hairy. 2n = 52.


Phenology: Flowering winter–early spring.
Habitat: Maritime chaparral on stabilized dunes or coastal uplands
Elevation: 0-200 m

Discussion

Subspecies tomentosa is locally abundant around southern Monterey Bay and in northern San Luis Obispo County, outer Central Coast Range.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

V. Thomas Parker +, Michael C. Vasey +  and Jon E. Keeley +
(Pursh) Lindley +
Arbutus tomentosa +
0-200 m +
Maritime chaparral on stabilized dunes or coastal uplands +
Flowering winter–early spring. +
Edwards’s Bot. Reg. +
Undefined tribe Arbuteae +
Arctostaphylos tomentosa subsp. tomentosa +
Arctostaphylos tomentosa +
subspecies +