CAPIS: CALIFORNIA PLANT INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Photo Credits: 2007 California Academy of Sciences | 1996 Christopher L. Christie | 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

USDA Zones: 7-10
Sunset Zones: 7-9, 14-24
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Full,Part
Water: Low
Soil: Well-drained
Drought Tolerant: Yes
Flood Tolerant: No
Clay Tolerant: No
Serpentine Tolerant: No
Habit: Shrub
Size: 8 ft wide x 8 ft high
Form: Shrub - Oval
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Season: Winter
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Coarse
Deciduous: No
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Decorative
Growth Rate: Fast
Decorative Bark: No
Special: Pollinators,Scent

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where Chaparral currant 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.