Arctostaphylos Adans.

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Engl.: manzanita, uva ursi.
Deu.: Bärentraube.
Sven.: mjölon.

Arctostaphylos alpinus

Arctostaphylos alpinus (L.) Spreng.
Engl.: black bearberry, mountain bearberry, alpine bearberry.
Deu.: Alpen-Bärentraube.
Sven.: ripbär.
Suom.: riekonmarja.
Bot. syn.: Arbutus alpina L., Arctous alpina (L.) Niedenzu, Mairania alpina (L.) Desv.

Arctostaphylos arguta:

Arctostaphylos arguta (Zucc.) DC., Ericaceae: See Comarostaphylis discolor (Hook.) Diggs.

Arctostaphylos columbiana

Arctostaphylos columbiana Piper.
Engl.: hairy manzanita.
Bot. syn.: Arctostaphylos tracyi (Eastw.) J. E. Adams ex McMinn.

Arctostaphylos glauca

Arctostaphylos glauca Lindl.
Engl.: bigberry manzanita.

Arctostaphylos mucronifera

Arctostaphylos mucronifera DC.
Engl.: arctostaphylos.

Arctostaphylos nevadensis

Arctostaphylos nevadensis Gray.
Engl.: pinemat manzanita.
Bot. syn.: Arctostaphylos pungens Kunth ssp. nevadensis (Gray) J. B. Roof.

Arctostaphylos polifolia:

Arctostaphylos polifolia Kunth.
Bot. syn.: Comarostaphylis polifolia (Kunth) Zucc. ex Klotsch.

Arctostaphylos tomentosa

Arctostaphylos tomentosa (Pursh) Lindl.
Engl.: woollyleaf manzanita, madrona.

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

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Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Sprengel.
Engl.: bearberry, kinnikinnick, uva-ursi, bear's grape, common bearberry, upland cranberry.
Deu.: Bärentraube, Echte Bärentraube, Gewöhnliche Bärentraube, Immergrüne Bärentraube.
Sven.: mjölon, mjölbär.
Suom.: sianpuola, sianpuolukka.
Ital.: uva ursina.
Bot. syn.: Arbutus uva-ursi L., Arctostaphylos adenotricha (Fern. & J. F. Macbr.) A. & D. Löve & Kapoor, Arctostaphylos officinalis Wimm., Uva-ursi uva-ursi (L.) Britt.

Arctostaphylos x media

Arctostaphylos x media Greene.
Bot. syn.: Arctostaphylos columbiana Piper x uva-ursi (L.) Spreng.

Photo: Arctostaphylos 3.

Photo: Arctostaphylos 3.

Garrya wrightii (silktassel) with Arctostaphylos (manzanita). AZ, US. Wild. 1998-04-01.

Photo: Arctostaphylos 2.

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Photo: Arctostaphylos 2.

Branch with -lots- of berries. 1998 was exceptional, they don't usually have quite this much. Cochise's stronghold, AZ, US. Wild. 1998-05-01.

Photo: Arctostaphylos 1.

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Photo: Arctostaphylos 1.

Closeup of leaves. Sierra Vista, AZ, US. Wild. 1998-05-01.

Photo: Arctostaphylos 0.

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Nice large bush with the characteristic red trunks. Sierra Vista, AZ, US. Wild. 1998-05-01.