Arctostaphylos pringlei subsp. drupacea

(Parry) P. V. Wells

Madroño 21: 271. 1972 ,.

Common names: Pinkbracted manzanita
Basionym: Arctostaphylos pringlei var. drupacea Parry Bull. Calif. Acad. Sci. 2: 495. 1887
Synonyms: Arctostaphylos drupacea
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 427.

Stones connate into single sphere. 2n = 26.

Phenology: Flowering early–late spring.
Habitat: Chaparral, open forests
Elevation: 1500-2600 m


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Calif., Mexico (Baja California).


Subspecies drupacea is found in southern California peninsular mountain ranges.

Selected References


Lower Taxa

V. Thomas Parker +, Michael C. Vasey +  and Jon E. Keeley +
(Parry) P. V. Wells +
Arctostaphylos pringlei var. drupacea +
Pinkbracted manzanita +
Calif. +  and Mexico (Baja California). +
1500-2600 m +
Chaparral, open forests +
Flowering early–late spring. +
Illustrated +
Arctostaphylos drupacea +
Arctostaphylos pringlei subsp. drupacea +
Arctostaphylos pringlei +
subspecies +