CAPIS: CALIFORNIA PLANT INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Photo Credits: 2002 Gerald and Buff Corsi California Academy of Sciences | 2005 Steve Matson | 2010 Hans J. Koch

USDA Zones: 5-10
Sunset Zones: 1-5, 7-9, 14-24
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Full,Part
Water: Low
Soil: Well-drained
Drought Tolerant: No
Flood Tolerant: No
Clay Tolerant: No
Serpentine Tolerant: No
Habit: Groundcover
Size: 1 ft wide x 10 ft high
Form: Trailing - Groundcover
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Season: Winter
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Medium
Deciduous: No
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Edible
Growth Rate: Slow
Decorative Bark: No
Special: Pollinators

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where Kinnikinnick 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.