Photo Credits: 2000 Sherry Ballard California Academy of Sciences | 2009 by Ken Gilliland | 2007 Gerald and Buff Corsi California Academy of Sciences

USDA Zones: 8-10
Sunset Zones: 4-5, 7, 14-17
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Part,Shade
Water: Moderate
Soil: Well-drained
Drought Tolerant: No
Flood Tolerant: No
Clay Tolerant: No
Serpentine Tolerant: No
Habit: Shrub
Size: 6 ft wide x 4 ft high
Form: Shrub - Oval
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Season: Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Medium
Deciduous: No
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Edible
Growth Rate: Slow
Decorative Bark: No
Special: None

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where Salal 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.