Photo Credits: 2009 Barry Breckling | 2006 Sheri Lubin | 2009 by Ken Gilliland

USDA Zones: 6-10
Sunset Zones: 7-9, 14-24
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Full,Part
Water: Low
Soil: Adaptable
Drought Tolerant: Yes
Flood Tolerant: No
Clay Tolerant: Yes
Serpentine Tolerant: Yes
Habit: Shrub
Size: 8 ft wide x 10 ft high
Form: Shrub - Oval
Flower Color: Red,Pink
Flower Season: Winter
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Medium
Deciduous: No
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Decorative
Growth Rate: Moderate
Decorative Bark: No
Special: Spines

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where Fuchsia-flowering gooseberry 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.