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White-haired manzanita (Arctostaphylos viridissima)

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  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Ericaceae
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  • Lifeform: Shrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/15/2020

Where is White-haired manzanita (Arctostaphylos viridissima) located in the wild?

Which CPC Partners conserve White-haired manzanita (Arctostaphylos viridissima)?

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Conservation Actions

  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, Santa Barbara Botanic Garden holds 8 accessions of Arctostaphylos viridissima in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 2400 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, Santa Barbara Botanic Garden has collected 8 seed accessions of Arctostaphylos viridissima from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass an unknown number of maternal plants

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Taxon Arctostaphylos viridissima
Authority (Eastw.) McMinn
Family Ericaceae
CPC Number 8559
ITIS 23532
Duration Perennial
Common Names
Associated Scientific Names Arctostaphylos viridissima
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Ecological Relationships


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