Taxon: Arbutus arizonica (A. Gray) Sarg.

Genus: Arbutus
Family: Ericaceae
  Subfamily: Arbutoideae
Nomen number: 3844
Place of publication: Gard. & Forest. 4:317, fig. 54. 1891
Name Verified on: 17-Feb-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-2003
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Arizona madrone  (Source: F New Mex) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, - Durango, - Sinaloa, - Sonora, - Zacatecas
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Jalisco
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona


  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. 1969 (F Ariz)
  • Luteyn, J. L. et al. 1995. Ericaceae - Part II. The superior-ovaried genera (Monotropoideae. Pyroloideae, Rhododendroideae. and Vaccinioideae p.p.) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 66:213-216.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. 1980 (F New Mex)


Check other web resources for Arbutus arizonica (A. Gray) Sarg. :


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image