I believe this is Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. montana, formerly Arctostaphylos montana, a somewhat rare Manzanita species, photographed on Mt. Tamalpais in Marin County, California. Not photos of the flower, […]
These three photos were taken from different wild plants growing in the hills just outside the town of Sonoma. There are around 30 Manzanita species and sub-species listed for Sonoma […]
Any thoughts on what species of Manzanita this is?
Related to madrone, arbutus and blueberries, there are 106 species of Manzanita. Traditional uses of the plant include collecting the berries, drying, and grinding them up into a coarse meal. […]