CAPIS: CALIFORNIA PLANT INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Photo Credits: 2009 Barry Rice | 2012 Steven Perry | 2011 Dan Shimmon

USDA Zones: 6-10
Sunset Zones: 1-5, 7-9, 14-24
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Full,Part
Water: Low
Soil: Well-drained
Drought Tolerant: Yes
Flood Tolerant: No
Clay Tolerant: Yes
Serpentine Tolerant: Yes
Habit: Perennial
Size: 1 ft wide x 2 ft high
Form: Herbaceous - Solitary
Flower Color: White
Flower Season: Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Fine
Deciduous: Yes
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Decorative
Growth Rate: Fast
Decorative Bark: No
Special: None

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where Fairy lantern 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.