Arctostaphylos crustacea subsp. rosei

(Eastwood) V. T. Parker

Madroño54: 152. 2007,

Common names: Rose’s manzanita
Synonyms: Arctostaphylos crustacea rosei Arctostaphylos tomentosa rosei
Basionyms: Arctostaphylos rosei
Found in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 442. Mentioned on page 441.
Twigs short-hairy (without longer hairs). Leaf blade surfaces glabrous abaxially. Immature inflorescence axes glabrous or hairy, sometimes glandular (not densely glandular-hairy). Ovaries densely hairy.

Phenology: Flowering winter–early spring.
Habitat: Maritime chaparral and coastal bluffs, historic stable dunes
Elevation: 0-200 m




Of conservation concern.

Subspecies rosei occurs in western San Francisco and disjunct to the Big Sur Coast region from Monterey to San Luis Obispo.



AuthorV. Thomas Parker +, Michael C. Vasey + and Jon E. Keeley +
BasionymArctostaphylos rosei +
Common nameRose’s manzanita +
Elevation0-200 m +
HabitatMaritime chaparral and coastal bluffs, historic stable dunes +
IllustratorYevonn Wilson-Ramsey +
PhenologyFlowering winter–early spring. +
ReferenceNone +
SynonymArctostaphylos crustacea rosei + and Arctostaphylos tomentosa rosei +
Taxon nameArctostaphylos crustacea subsp. rosei +
Taxon parentArctostaphylos crustacea +
Taxon ranksubspecies +
VolumeVolume 8 +