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Arctostaphylos  pumila Nutt.   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Arctostaphylos  pumila Nutt. 
SynonymsArctostaphylos uva-ursi var. pumila (Nutt.) J.B.Roof
 Daphnidostaphylis pumila (Nutt.) Klotzsch
 Uva-ursi pumila (Nutt.) Abrams
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
sands and rocks
Altitude0-300m
Description leaves shortly petiolate, narrowly obovate to oblanceolate, cuneate, entire, abaxially densely grey tomentose, adaxially strigose, flowers in raceme, urceolate, berry 5-6mm wide
Size10-90cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring
Ca
Typeshrub, carpet
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 3-6 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer and fall; layering in spring
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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