Arctostaphylos pungens. In: Fire Effects Information System, [Online]. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fire. Arctostaphylos pungens is an evergreen Shrub. The species is hermaphrodite ( has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by Insects. Suitable for: light . Arctostaphylos pungens. Common name: Ponitleaf Manzanita The branches are reddish, similar to those of Arctostaphylos patula (Green Manzanita). Leaves .

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The mucronate tip on the leaves is variable among most Arctostaphylos but is pretty obvious in this species. This data was interpolated to estimate average July-August-September precipitation for the latitude and longitude of each plant occurrence aarctostaphylos provided by the Consortium of California Herbaria. The inflorescence is a spherical cluster of urn-shaped manzanita flowers.

Arctostaphylos pungens Scientific classification Kingdom: Roof, Arctostaphylos pungens var.

Cuttings of side shoots of the current season’s growth, 5 – 8cm with a heel, August to December in a frame. These disjunct populations have been given other names, A. Arctostaphylos pungens, who needs to fly?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Elliptic to lance-elliptic, blades 1. Go To Encyclopedia of Life Fruit – raw or cooked[]. Arctostaphylos pungens, Mexican manzanita. Simple or few-branched racemes, densely white puberulent, acuminate bracts, 1. It prefers dry or moist soil. This website is dedicated to Bert Wilson. Depressed-globose berries, mm wide, orange to brownish-red.


Communities for Arctostaphylos pungens: Blog Contact Us Arctostaphulos. Leaves erect; petiole mm; blade bright or dark green, shiny, elliptic to lanceolate-elliptic, 1. Plant observation data provided by the participants of the California Consortia of HerbariaSunset information provided by Jepson Flora Project.

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If you’re after the red bark and vase shaped form for a specimen manzanita this is one to arctostaaphylos at. Use and nutritional composition of some traditional Mountain Pima plant foods. Elliptic to lance-elliptic, blades 1. This QR Code is unique to this page. Shrubs with rigid, spreading branches, m tall, smooth reddish brown bark, with densely pubescent branchlets. Arctostaphylos pungens would make an ideal freeway planting. This data was interpolated to estimate average annual precipitation for the latitude and longitude of each plant occurrence location provided by the Consortium of California Herbaria.

Arctostaphylos pungens, Mexican Manzanita in the snow. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Roof, Arctostaphylos pungens subsp. Arctostaphylos mendocinoensis Arctostaphylos myrtifolia Arctostaphylos nissenana Arctostaphylos nummularia. Ease of Care Moderately Easy.


Hard to digest, the fruit should be eaten in moderation[95]. Arctostahylos Pointleaf Manzanita Arctostaphylos pungens Arctostaphylos pungens is a species of manzanita known by the common name pointleaf manzanita.

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Plants that prefer soils that are moist year round. Pedicels mm, glabrous.

Arctostaphylos pungens – Kunth. Arctostaphylos pungens tolerates alkaline soil, sand and clay. Division in early spring. Leaves erect; petiole mm; blade bright or dark green, shiny, elliptic to lanceolate-elliptic, 1. Arctostaphylos pungens is one of the most widespread species in western North America, and extends south to Oaxaca, Mexico. This is a QR code short for Quick Response which gives fast-track access to our website pages.

The fruit is a drupe 5 to 8 millimeters wide. It has smooth red bark.

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