Arctostaphylos bakeri subsp. sublaevis

P. V. Wells

Four Seasons 8(2): 63. 1988 ,.

Common names: The Cedars manzanita
EndemicConservation concern
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 439.

Twigs eglandular-hairy, sessile glands beneath. Petioles 4–8 mm, eglandular-hairy, sessile glands beneath. Inflorescences: immature inflorescence axis 1.5–2 cm, rachis eglandular-hairy, sessile glands beneath; branches slender; bracts eglandular-hairy, sessile glands beneath.

Phenology: Flowering winter–early spring.
Habitat: Closed-cone conifer chaparral on serpentine soil
Elevation: 300-600 m


Of conservation concern.

Subspecies sublaevis occurs in the southern outer North Coast Range between Cazadero and Healdsberg, Sonoma County.

Selected References


Lower Taxa

V. Thomas Parker +, Michael C. Vasey +  and Jon E. Keeley +
P. V. Wells +
The Cedars manzanita +
300-600 m +
Closed-cone conifer chaparral on serpentine soil +
Flowering winter–early spring. +
Four Seasons +
Endemic +  and Conservation concern +
Arctostaphylos stanfordiana subsp. bakeri +
Arctostaphylos bakeri subsp. sublaevis +
Arctostaphylos bakeri +
subspecies +