Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01107 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Arctostaphylos patula Greene
Common name   greenleaf manzanita
J.G. Harris   2221  
Coll. Date 12 August 1989 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Red Canyon, ca. 2 km E of Red Canyon Campground, on Highway 12.
     Elev.: 7429 ft. (2265 m.)
Habitat Notes ponderosa Pine community; clay soils 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 37° 44'  16" N, 112° 17'  43" W
Township Range T35S, R4.5W, Sec. 27  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Arctostaphylos patula Greene

     Arctostaphylos acutifolia

Common Name(s):.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23512, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Ericales
                                Family: Ericaceae
                                    Genus: Arctostaphylos
                                        Species: Arctostaphylos patula


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01103 Aquilegia scopulorum  var. scopulorum   "Utah columbine" 721 ft. W
14577 Artemisia nova  var. nova  2.1 mi. SW
06059 Astragalus humistratus  var. humivagans   "groundcover milkvetch" 1.9 mi. SW
06057 Astragalus kentrophyta  var. tegetarius   "mountain spiny milkvetch" 1.9 mi. SW
06055 Eriogonum alatum      "winged wild buckwheat" 1.9 mi. SW
00952 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. laxifolium   "loose-leaf wild buckwheat" 721 ft. W
06056 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" 1.9 mi. SW
01096 Gutierrezia sarothrae      "common snakeweed" 721 ft. W
06066 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. nanus   "Great Basin woollywhite" same section
00934 Hymenoxys richardsonii  var. floribunda   "Colorado rubberweed" 721 ft. W
00953 Ivesia sabulosa      "Intermountain mousetail" 721 ft. W
06067 Linum australe      "southern flax" same section
06054 Lithospermum multiflorum      "many-flowered stoneseed" 1.9 mi. SW
06117 Petradoria pumila  var. pumila   "common rock goldenrod" 1.9 mi. SW
14579 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" 2.1 mi. SW
15532 Physaria chambersii  var. membranacea   "scurfy twinpod" 1.7 mi. SW
06060 Physaria lepidota  var. membranacea   "scurfy twinpod" 1.9 mi. SW
01106 Pinus longaeva      "Great Basin bristlecone pine" 721 ft. W
06058 Piptatherum micranthum      "little-seed ricegrass" 1.9 mi. SW
14580 Ribes cereum      "wax currant" 2.1 mi. SW
06040 Senecio canus      "woolly groundsel" same section
06061 Sphaeromeria capitata      "common rock-tansy" 1.9 mi. SW
06039 Stenotus armerioides  var. armerioides   "thrifty goldenweed" same section
14578 Tetradymia canescens      "spineless horsebrush" 2.1 mi. SW


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Butch Cassidy Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 814 ft. N   Casto Canyon 
Red Canyon Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 0.8 mi. W 7294  Wilson Peak 
Corral Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.4 mi. SE   Casto Canyon 
Cabin Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.6 mi. E   Bryce Canyon 
Black Mountain (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. NW 7901  Casto Canyon 
Red Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. W   Wilson Peak 
Horse Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. NE 8147  Casto Canyon 
Wilson Peak (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. S 9033  Wilson Peak 
Losee Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. NW   Casto Canyon 
Lightning Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. SE   Bryce Canyon 
Casto Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. N   Flake Mountain West 
Wilson Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. SW   Wilson Peak 
Berry Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. NE 8055  Flake Mountain West 
Mud Spring Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. NE 8127  Flake Mountain West 
Hancock Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.8 mi. N   Flake Mountain West 
Hillsdale Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.6 mi. SW   Wilson Peak 
Johnson Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 4.5 mi. SE 7799  Bryce Canyon 
Tent Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.9 mi. NE   Casto Canyon 
Berry Spring Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 4.3 mi. E   Flake Mountain West 
Casto Springs (Spring) Garfield County, UT 4.6 mi. NW 6884  Casto Canyon 


Taxon Links for species Arctostaphylos patula  Greene

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

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