Arctostaphylos crustacea subsp. crinita

(J. E. Adams) V. T. Parker

Madroño54: 152. 2007,

Synonyms: Arctostaphylos crustacea tomentosiformis Arctostaphylos crustacea trichoclada Arctostaphylos tomentosa crinita Arctostaphylos tomentosa tomentosiformis
Basionyms: Arctostaphylos tomentosa crinita
Found in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 441.
Twigs densely short-hairy and with longer, white hairs. Leaf blade surfaces densely short-hairy abaxially (and sometimes adaxially). Immature inflorescence axes glabrous or hairy, sometimes glandular (not densely glandular-hairy). Ovaries densely hairy.

Phenology: Flowering winter–early spring.
Habitat: Maritime chaparral and open conifer forests
Elevation: 300-500 m

Distribution

Calif.

Discussion

Subspecies crinita occurs in the central and southern Santa Cruz Mountains, and also the interior uplands of Monterey Bay, outer Central Coast Range.

References

None.

AuthorV. Thomas Parker +, Michael C. Vasey + and Jon E. Keeley +
BasionymArctostaphylos tomentosa crinita +
Elevation300-500 m +
HabitatMaritime chaparral and open conifer forests +
IllustratorYevonn Wilson-Ramsey +
PhenologyFlowering winter–early spring. +
ReferenceNone +
SynonymArctostaphylos crustacea tomentosiformis +, Arctostaphylos crustacea trichoclada +, Arctostaphylos tomentosa crinita + and Arctostaphylos tomentosa tomentosiformis +
Taxon nameArctostaphylos crustacea subsp. crinita +
Taxon parentArctostaphylos crustacea +
Taxon ranksubspecies +
VolumeVolume 8 +