The City of San Francisco may arguably have over 26 microclimates. For a climate zone map that illustrates the three major climates zones of San Francisco (Zones 1-3) and will assist you in selecting adaptable plants for your zone, see below:
1. Drought tolerant perennials, ferns, grasses and low shrubs adaptable to a variety of microclimates and sidewalk conditions:
2. Lists that include drought tolerant perennials, ferns, grasses and low shrubs adaptable to specific microclimates:
Zones 2 & 3
Pre-designed plant pallets have been developed to assist residents.
Pre-designed plant palettes and planting plans for Zone 2 & 3