Arctostaphylos montaraensis Roof
  • Four Seasons
  • Montara manzanita

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Arctostaphylos montaraensis Roof. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 22 Oct 2021'

General Information

Shrubs, erect or mound-forming, 0.5-5 m; burl absent; twigs densely fine-hairy with long, gland-tipped hairs. Leaves: petiole to 2 mm; blade light green, dull, ovate, 2.5-4.5 × 1.5-2.5 cm, base auriculate-clasping, margins entire, plane, surfaces ± scabrous, sparsely glandular-puberulent. Inflorescences panicles, 4-6-branched; immature inflorescence pendent, (branches densely clustered, sessile), axis 1-1.5 cm, 1+ mm diam., densely fine-hairy with long, gland-tipped hairs; bracts not appressed, leaflike, lanceolate, 6-9 mm, apex acuminate, surfaces finely glandular-hairy. Pedicels 5-6 mm, finely glandular-hairy. Flowers: corolla white, urceolate; ovary finely glandular-hairy. Fruits depressed-globose, 6-7 mm diam., glandular-hairy, (± viscid). Stones distinct. 2n = 26.

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    Other Local Names

    Montara manzanita

     Information From

    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    Flora of North America @
    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Flora of North America Association