CAPIS: CALIFORNIA PLANT INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Photo Credits: 2010 Barry Breckling | 2011 Steven Thorsted | 2012 Gary McDonald

USDA Zones: 4-10
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: No
Habit: Perennial
Size: 1 ft wide x 1 ft high
Form: Herbaceous - Solitary
Flower Color: Yellow
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 Mariposa lily 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.