Arctostaphylos tomentosa subsp. bracteosa

(de Candolle) J. E. Adams

J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. 56: 57. 1940,.

EndemicConservation concern
Basionyms: Andromeda bracteosa de Candolle in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 7: 607. 1839
Synonyms: Arctostaphylos bracteosa (de Candolle) Abrams Arctostaphylos tomentosa var. trichoclada (de Candolle) Munz
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 440.

Twigs densely glandular-hairy. Leaf-blades sparsely glandular-hairy, papillate, scabrous, or ± glabrous abaxially. Inflorescences densely glandular-hairy.


Phenology: Flowering winter–early spring.
Habitat: Maritime chaparral in stabilized dunes or on coastal uplands
Elevation: 0-300 m

Discussion

Of conservation concern.

Subspecies bracteosa is found around southern Monterey Bay in the outer Central Coast Range; it often occurs in mixed stands with subsp. tomentosa.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

"entire" is not a number.

V. Thomas Parker +, Michael C. Vasey +  and Jon E. Keeley +
(de Candolle) J. E. Adams +
short-hairy +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (2.5 cm25 mm <br />0.025 m <br />) +
not furrowed +
gray +  and reddish +
persistent +
exfoliating +
truncate;more or less lobed +
Andromeda bracteosa +
dark +  and bright green +
2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br /> (5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br />) +
shiny +  and dull +
oblong-ovate;oblong-lanceolate +
coriaceous +
1.5cm;2.5cm +
not imbricate +  and imbricate +
hue +, light-brown +  and tan +
persistent +
lanceolate +
rotate to crateriform campanulate cylindric globose or urceolate +
brown +, reddish-brown +  and red +
depressed-globose +  and globose +
0-300 m +
undifferentiated +
fusiform +
stonelike +
indehiscent +
glabrous +  and hairy +
depressed-globose +
Maritime chaparral in stabilized dunes or on coastal uplands +
multicellular +
glabrous +, scabrous +  and glandular-hairy +
opposite +, whorled +  and alternate +
pubescence +  and color +
persistent +
glabrous +, glandular-hairy +  and short-hairy +
papillate +
parietal +, axile +  and placentation +
white-hairy +
tenuinucellate +  and unitegmic +
hairy +  and glandular +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br />) +
reduced +
not sticky +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br />) +
Flowering winter–early spring. +
4-5-carpellate +
J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. +
not +  and connate +
connate +  and distinct +
globose +
persistent +
distinct +
ovate +  and deltate +
Endemic +  and Conservation concern +
prostrate +  and erect +
peltate +  and capitate +
distinct +
straight +
glandular-hairy +, hairy +  and glabrous +
Arctostaphylos bracteosa +  and Arctostaphylos tomentosa var. trichoclada +
Arctostaphylos tomentosa subsp. bracteosa +
Arctostaphylos tomentosa +
subspecies +
glandular-hairy +
achlorophyllous +  and chlorophyllous +
evergreen +, deciduous +  and perennial +
shrub +  and mound-forming +
heterotrophic +, autotrophic +  and mycotrophic +