A guide to
the plant communities of California.
Desert, Seaside, Grassland
and Marsh Communities of California
mulch or a boulder for your mulch.
In places like Malibu there are desert plants mixed with coastal bluff
at the seashore
Woodlands and Scrublands of California
each plant and mulch between plants is best, but just
mulch is ok.
Chaparral is represented in most of the populated coastal communities.
Coniferous Forests of California
redwood, cedar or pine needle mulch is required by these
California forests are mostly at higher elevations or in Northern