Photo Credits: 2008 by Ken Gilliland | 2004 Michelle Cloud-Hughes | 2012 Gary A. Monroe

USDA Zones: 10
Sunset Zones: 15-24
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Part
Water: Low
Soil: Adaptable
Drought Tolerant: No
Flood Tolerant: No
Clay Tolerant: Yes
Serpentine Tolerant: No
Habit: Shrub
Size: 3 ft wide x 3 ft high
Form: Shrub - Oval
Flower Color: Red
Flower Season: Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Medium
Deciduous: No
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Inconspicuous
Growth Rate: Fast
Decorative Bark: No
Special: None

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where California copperleaf grows naturally. The state is divided into bioregions based on geophysical and climatic boundaries. Plants found in your bioregion are most likely to thrive with minimal interventions such as water, climate modification, and maintenance. To find out which bioregion you are in, visit the Map of Jepson Bioregions.