CAPIS: CALIFORNIA PLANT INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Photo Credits: 2009 by Ken Gilliland | 2003 BonTerra Consulting | 2009 by Ken Gilliland

USDA Zones: 6-10
Sunset Zones: 4-5, 7-24
Jepson Bioregions: See map
Sun: Full
Water: Moderate
Soil: Adaptable
Drought Tolerant: No
Flood Tolerant: No
Clay Tolerant: Yes
Serpentine Tolerant: No
Habit: Tree
Size: 80 ft wide x 40 ft high
Form: Tree - Oval
Flower Color: Inconspicuous
Flower Season: Inconspicuous
Foliage Color: Green
Foliage Texture: Coarse
Deciduous: No
Fall Color: None
Fruit: Inconspicuous
Growth Rate: Fast
Decorative Bark: Yes
Special: None

Natural range in California

The map below shows regions where California sycamore 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.