Photo Credits: 2012 Gary A. Monroe | 2008 Keir Morse | 2003 BonTerra Consulting

USDA Zones: 6-10
Sunset Zones: 3-5, 7-10, 14-24
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Full
Water: Low
Soil: Adaptable
Drought Tolerant: Yes
Flood Tolerant: Yes
Clay Tolerant: Yes
Serpentine Tolerant: Yes
Habit: Tree
Size: 30 ft wide x 20 ft high
Form: Tree - Wide
Flower Color: White
Flower Season: Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Coarse
Deciduous: Yes
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Decorative
Growth Rate: Moderate
Decorative Bark: No
Special: Pollinators,Scent

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where California buckeye 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.