Latin name: Arctostaphylos glandulosa Eastw. ssp. adamsii (Munz) Munz
Pronunciation: ark-toe-STAF-i-los gland-yoo-LO-sa AD-ams-ee-eye
Common name: Adams' manzanita
Family: Ericaceae (Heath)
Habitat: Rocky outcrops, ridges, dry slopes and chaparral, coniferous forest to 7000', west edge of Colorado Desert, east Peninsular Range
Blooming period: January to April
Name derivations: 1) Arctostaphylos 2) glandulosa 3) adamsii