Schinus Molle - Appropriate for Benicia?

November 2, 2019

Schinus molle - Under the Solano Sun, by UC Master Gardeners of Solano County

Schinus molle (common name if Peruvian pepper) has a history in Benicia.  It is on the City's palette of recomended trees, and has been used in city parks like Park Solano.  UC Master Gardeners of Solano County issues a weekly email called Under the Solano Sun, which features horticultural news and articles relevant to Solano County.  Their November 2 email included an article describing the use of Schinus molle in California.  READ MORE

Under the Solano Sun article

Schinus molle (Perunian pepper tree) used as a street tree.