Arctostaphylos pringlei

Parry

Bull. Calif. Acad. Sci. 2: 494. 1887 ,.

Common names: Pringle manzanita
Illustrated
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 427. Mentioned on page 406, 408, 414.

Shrubs, erect, 1–5 m; burl absent; twigs densely short-glandular-hairy. Leaves: petiole 5–10 mm; blade gray-glaucous, dull, elliptic, ovate, or ± orbiculate, 2–5 × 1–4 cm, base rounded, truncate, or ± lobed, margins entire, plane, surfaces papillate, scabrous, finely glandular-hairy. Inflorescences racemes, simple or 1-branched; immature inflorescence (developing late), pendent or erect, (concealed by bracts), axis 1–1.5 cm, 1+ mm diam., densely short-glandular-hairy; bracts deciduous after flowering, (crowded), appressed, (bright pink), leaflike, lanceolate, 6–10 mm, apex acute, surfaces densely glandular-hairy. Pedicels 5–15 mm, finely glandular-hairy. Flowers: corolla white to pink, conic to urceolate; ovary glandular-hairy. Fruits globose, 6–12 mm diam., finely glandular-hairy, (viscid). Stones distinct or connate.

Distribution

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Ariz., Calif., Nev., Utah, nw Mexico

Discussion

Subspecies 2 (2 in the flora).

Selected References

None.

Key

1 Stones distinct. Arctostaphylos pringlei subsp. pringlei
1 Stones connate into single sphere. Arctostaphylos pringlei subsp. drupacea

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V. Thomas Parker +, Michael C. Vasey +  and Jon E. Keeley +
short-glandular-hairy +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br />) +
not furrowed +
gray +  and reddish +
persistent +
exfoliating +
lobed;truncate;lobed;truncate;rounded +
2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br /> (5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br />) +
gray-glaucous +
orbiculate;ovate;orbiculate;ovate;elliptic +
coriaceous +
1cm;4cm +
not imbricate +  and imbricate +
hue +, light-brown +  and tan +
deciduous +
lanceolate +
Pringle manzanita +
white +  and pink +
rotate to crateriform campanulate cylindric globose or urceolate +
Ariz. +, Calif. +, Nev. +, Utah +  and nw Mexico +
brown +, reddish-brown +  and red +
depressed-globose +  and globose +
undifferentiated +
fusiform +
stonelike +
indehiscent +
glandular-hairy +
globose +
multicellular +
erect +  and pendent +
1-branched +  and simple +
opposite +, whorled +  and alternate +
pubescence +  and color +
persistent +
parietal +, axile +  and placentation +
glandular-hairy +
tenuinucellate +  and unitegmic +
glandular-hairy +
0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br /> (1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br />) +
reduced +
not sticky +
0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br /> (1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br />) +
4-5-carpellate +
Bull. Calif. Acad. Sci. +
not +  and connate +
connate +  and distinct +
globose +
persistent +
distinct +
ovate +  and deltate +
Illustrated +
prostrate +  and erect +
peltate +  and capitate +
connate +  and distinct +
straight +
glandular-hairy +
papillate +
Undefined tribe Arbuteae +
Arctostaphylos pringlei +
Arctostaphylos +
species +
short-glandular-hairy +
achlorophyllous +  and chlorophyllous +
evergreen +, deciduous +  and perennial +
heterotrophic +, autotrophic +  and mycotrophic +