ANR Peer Reviewed Publications
Trees and Shrubs for Northern California Serpentine Landscapes
- Author(s): Frazell, Julie
- Elkins, Rachel
- O'Geen, Anthony Toby
- Reynolds, Robert
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.3733/ucanr.8400
When gardening in serpentine soils, you need to avoid exposure to naturally occurring asbestos (NOA) and some heavy metals. Here are precautions you can take in the garden along with a list of trees and shrubs you can plant to help stabilize these soils.