Photo Credits: 1995 Br. Alfred Brousseau, Saint Mary's College | 2005 J. E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan California Acadmey of Sciences | 2012 Aaron Arthur

USDA Zones: 7-10
Sunset Zones: 4-5, 7-9, 14-24
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Full,Part
Water: Low
Soil: Well-drained
Drought Tolerant: No
Flood Tolerant: No
Clay Tolerant: Yes
Serpentine Tolerant: Yes
Habit: Shrub
Size: 10 ft wide x 12 ft high
Form: Shrub - Oval
Flower Color: White
Flower Season: Winter
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Medium
Deciduous: No
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Decorative
Growth Rate: Slow
Decorative Bark: No
Special: None

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where Silk-tassel bush 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.