Latin name: Arctostaphylos pringlei C. Parry ssp.
  drupacea (C. Parry) P. Wells
  Pronunciation: ark-toe-STAF-i-los PRING-glee-eye
  droo-PAY-see-a

  Common name: Pink-bracted manzanita
  Family: Ericaceae (Heath)
  Habitat: Dry slopes in chaparral and yellow pine forest,
  4000'-7500', San Bernardino Mountains to Baja

  Blooming period: February to April
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Arctostaphylos
  2) pringlei  3) drupacea
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