[Manzanitas West of the Cascade Mountains]

White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita

Arctostaphylos viscida

Synonym: Arctostaphylos pulchella

White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonym: Arctostaphylos pulchella)

A close-up view of a flower cluster of white-leaved manzanita as seen along the trail to Upper Table Rock to the north of Medford, OR.......................April 4, 2009. Note the sticky, gland-tipped hairs on each of the pedicels.

Inflorescence of White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonym: Arctostaphylos pulchella) as seen in the Jacksonville Woodlands in Jacksonville, OR..................April 6, 2009. ----- Inflorescence of White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonym: Arctostaphylos pulchella) as seen in the Jacksonville Woodlands in Jacksonville, OR........April 6, 2009.

A close-up view of the inflorescence of white-leaved manzanita as seen in the Jacksonville Woodlands in Jacksonville, OR..................April 6, 2009. Click each photo to see an enlarged view (2x).

Inflorescence of White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonym: Arctostaphylos pulchella) ----- Whitish leaf of White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonym: Arctostaphylos pulchella)

A close-up view of an inflorescence and whitish leaf of white-leaved manzanita as seen in the Jacksonville Woodlands in Jacksonville, OR..................April 6, 2009. Click each photo to see an enlarged view (2x).

White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonym: Arctostaphylos pulchella) ----- White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonym: Arctostaphylos pulchella)

White-leaved manzanita and their attractive, dark bark as seen in the Jacksonville Woodlands in Jacksonville, OR..................April 6, 2009. Click each photo to see an enlarged view (2x).

Leaves and flowers of White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonym: Arctostaphylos pulchella)

A close-up of the leaves and flowers of white-leaved manzanita as seen along the trail to Upper Table Rock to the north of Medford, OR.......................April 4, 2009.

White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonym: Arctostaphylos pulchella)

White-leaved manzanita as seen along the trail to Upper Table Rock to the north of Medford, OR.......................April 4, 2009.

Paul Slichter