[Manzanitas West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Sticky Whiteleaf Manzanita, White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita

Arctostaphylos viscida

Synonyms: Arctostaphylos pulchella, Arctostaphylos serpentinicola, Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. pulchella, Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. viscida

Inflorescence of Sticky Whiteleaf Manzanita, White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonyms: Arctostaphylos pulchella, Arctostaphylos serpentinicola, Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. pulchella, Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. viscida)

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.

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.

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.

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.

Sticky Whiteleaf Manzanita, White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonyms: Arctostaphylos pulchella, Arctostaphylos serpentinicola, Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. pulchella, Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. viscida) - Sticky Whiteleaf Manzanita, White-leaved Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita: Arctostaphylos viscida (Synonyms: Arctostaphylos pulchella, Arctostaphylos serpentinicola, Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. pulchella, Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. viscida)

White-leaved manzanita as seen at the Eight Dollar Mountain Botanical Wayside to the southwest of Selma, Oregon..........April 27, 2012.

Paul Slichter