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Mt Diablo from Briones Park   © 2001 Tony Morosco


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  Local Resources

Calflora Places to view California Native Plants:
  near   Antioch
  near   Concord
  near   Richmond
  near   Walnut Creek

CNPS Chapter: East Bay
October Plant Sale

East Bay Regional Park District
Location Checklists
Botanic Garden - April Plant Sale

Bringing back the Natives Garden Tour, May
May Multi-nursery Plant Sale

Watershed Nursery May Plant Sale

UC Botanic Garden April Plant Sale

Bay Friendly Plant List from StopWaste.Org

Pete Veilleux. photos of Mt Diablo Photo Album

Sources of Native Plants
Contra Costa County
Annie's Annuals  PROFILE 
Richmond 94805 wholesale, retail, mail order
Cottage Garden Plants  PROFILE 
Martinez 94563
Devil Mountain Nursery  PROFILE 
San Ramon 94583
Garden Natives  PROFILE 
Martinez 94553 Retail, Wholesale
The Watershed Nursery  PROFILE 
Richmond 94804 Specilizing in site speci...
Napa County
Glass Mt Tree Nursery  PROFILE 
St Helena 94574
Solano County
Morning Sun Herb Farm  PROFILE 
Vacaville 95688
SeedQueen  PROFILE 
Rio Vista 94571 source identified seeds
Willis L Jepson Chapter, CNPS  PROFILE 
Benicia 94510 typical - May plant sale
San Joaquin County
Delta Bluegrass  PROFILE 
Stockton 95215 native sod blends
Ramsey Seed  PROFILE 
Manteca 95336
Valley Transplant  PROFILE 
Acampo 95220 native seed plugs
Alameda County
Alden Lane Garden Village  PROFILE 
Livermore 94550
Berkeley Horticultural Nursery  PROFILE 
Berkeley 94703
Cactus Jungle  PROFILE 
Berkeley, 94710 Retail Nursery
Clyde Robin  PROFILE 
Castro Valley 94546 seeds
Friends of Sausal Creek Nursery  PROFILE 
Oakland 94602 plant sale May 6
Native Here Nursery  PROFILE 
Berkeley 94708 Retail, plants native to Alameda...
Oaktown Native Plant Nursery  PROFILE 
Berkeley 94703 Wholesale, Retail and Con...
Pacific Coast Seed  PROFILE 
Livermore 94551 wholesale seeds
Ploughshares Nursery  PROFILE 
Alameda 94501
University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley  PROFILE 
Berkeley, CA 94720 A large collection of CA....
San Francisco County
Bay Natives  PROFILE 
San Francisco 94114 mostly retail; mailorder
Cal Hort Society  PROFILE 
San Francisco
SF Botanical Garden, Strybing Arboretum  PROFILE 
San Francisco 94123 periodic plant sales
Marin County
Larner Seeds  PROFILE 
Bolinas 94924 seeds
Mostly Natives Nursery  PROFILE 
Tomales 94971
O'Donnell's Fairfax Nursery  PROFILE 
Fairfax 94930
SPAWN Native Plant Nursery  PROFILE 
Lagunitas 94933 plants for local restorat...
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wild Plants in  Contra Costa County
Native Plants, by lifeform
Native Plants at the edge of their range
non-Native Plants
by Jepson Bioregion:
 
Central Coast
SF Bay
San Joaquin

  Map of Contra Costa County

 

 

What Grows Here?

  by watershed

  by zipcode

  by open space

 

 

 

Native Perennials that grow wild in Contra Costa County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Achillea millefolium
Acmispon glaber
Actaea rubra
Agoseris grandiflora
Agrostis exarata
Agrostis hallii
Agrostis pallens
Alisma plantago-aquatica
Alisma triviale
Allium acuminatum
 
Allium falcifolium
Allium peninsulare
Allium unifolium
Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia psilostachya
Anaphalis margaritacea
Anemopsis californica
Angelica tomentosa
Anthoxanthum occidentale
Apocynum androsaemifolium
 
Apocynum cannabinum
Aquilegia eximia
Aquilegia formosa
Arabis blepharophylla
Aralia californica
Argemone munita
Artemisia douglasiana
Arthrocnemum subterminale
Asarum caudatum
Asclepias californica
 
Asclepias cordifolia
Asclepias fascicularis
Asclepias speciosa
Aster chilensis
Atriplex leucophylla
Baccharis douglasii
Baccharis glutinosa
Bolboschoenus maritimus
Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. paludosus
Bolboschoenus robustus
 
Brickellia californica
Brodiaea elegans
Brodiaea terrestris
Bromus carinatus var. marginatus
Bromus laevipes
Bromus marginatus
Calamagrostis rubescens
Calochortus albus
Calochortus argillosus
Calochortus luteus
 
Calochortus splendens
Calochortus venustus
Calystegia purpurata
Camissonia cheiranthifolia
Carex aquatilis
Carex aquatilis var. dives
Carex barbarae
Carex densa
Carex dudleyi
Carex globosa
 
Carex lanuginosa
Carex nudata
Carex obnupta
Carex pellita
Carex praegracilis
Carex senta
Carex tumulicola
Castilleja applegatei
Chlorogalum pomeridianum
Cirsium occidentale
Clematis lasiantha
Clematis ligusticifolia
Clinopodium douglasii
Clintonia andrewsiana
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
Cressa truxillensis
 
Croton californicus
Cucurbita foetidissima
Cynoglossum grande
Cyperus eragrostis
Danthonia californica
Datura wrightii
Delphinium californicum
Delphinium nudicaule
Deschampsia cespitosa
Deschampsia cespitosa ssp. holciformis
 
Deschampsia elongata
Dicentra chrysantha
Dicentra formosa
Dichelostemma capitatum
Dichelostemma congestum
Dichelostemma multiflorum
Dichelostemma volubile
Disporum hookeri
Distichlis spicata
Dodecatheon clevelandii
 
Dodecatheon hendersonii
Drymocallis glandulosa
Dudleya abramsii ssp. setchellii
Dudleya cymosa
Dudleya farinosa
Dudleya setchellii
Ehrendorferia chrysantha
Eleocharis acicularis
Eleocharis macrostachya
Eleocharis palustris
 
Elymus elymoides
Elymus glaucus
Elymus glaucus ssp. jepsonii
Elymus multisetus
Elymus trachycaulus
Elymus triticoides
Epilobium canum
Epilobium canum ssp. latifolium
Epilobium ciliatum
Epipactis gigantea
 
Eriogonum umbellatum
Eriophyllum lanatum
Eriophyllum lanatum var. arachnoideum
Eriophyllum staechadifolium
Erysimum capitatum
Eschscholzia californica
Euthamia occidentalis
Festuca californica
Festuca idahoensis
Festuca octoflora
 
Festuca rubra
Fragaria vesca
Frankenia salina
Fritillaria affinis
Fritillaria agrestis
Fritillaria liliacea
Fritillaria recurva
Glyceria occidentalis
Gnaphalium bicolor
Gnaphalium californicum
Gnaphalium canescens
Grindelia camporum
Grindelia hirsutula
Grindelia stricta
Grindelia stricta var. angustifolia
Grindelia stricta var. platyphylla
 
Gutierrezia californica
Helenium bigelovii
Helenium puberulum
Helianthus californicus
Helianthus gracilentus
Heliotropium curassavicum
Heracleum lanatum
Heracleum maximum
Heterotheca grandiflora
Heterotheca sessiliflora
 
Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. bolanderi
Heuchera micrantha
Heuchera micrantha var. diversifolia
Heuchera micrantha var. erubescens
Hibiscus lasiocarpos
Hibiscus lasiocarpos var. occidentalis
Hierochloe occidentalis
Hoita macrostachya
Hordeum brachyantherum
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. californicum
 
Hordeum jubatum
Horkelia californica
Hosackia crassifolia
Iris douglasiana
Iris longipetala
Iris missouriensis
Jaumea carnosa
Juncus balticus
Juncus effusus
Juncus effusus ssp. pacificus
 
Juncus effusus var. pacificus
Juncus mexicanus
Juncus occidentalis
Juncus patens
Juncus phaeocephalus
Juncus tenuis
Juncus xiphioides
Koeleria macrantha
Lathyrus vestitus
Lessingia filaginifolia
 
Lessingia filaginifolia var. californica
Lewisia rediviva
Leymus triticoides
Lilium pardalinum
Limonium californicum
Linum lewisii
Lomatium californicum
Lomatium dasycarpum
Lomatium nudicaule
Lomatium utriculatum
 
Lotus crassifolius
Lotus scoparius
Lupinus bicolor
Lupinus formosus
Lupinus latifolius
Lupinus rivularis
Luzula comosa
Maianthemum racemosum
Maianthemum stellatum
Malvella leprosa
Marah fabacea
Marah fabaceus
Melica californica
Melica imperfecta
Melica torreyana
Mentha arvensis
 
Mentha canadensis
Mimulus cardinalis
Mimulus guttatus
Monardella antonina
Monardella villosa
Nassella cernua
Nassella lepida
Nassella pulchra
Oenanthe sarmentosa
Oenothera elata
 
Oenothera elata ssp. hookeri
Oenothera villosa ssp. strigosa
Paspalum distichum
Penstemon centranthifolius
Penstemon heterophyllus
Perideridia kelloggii
Persicaria amphibia
Persicaria punctata
Petasites frigidus
Petasites frigidus var. palmatus
 
Phacelia californica
Phacelia cinerea
Phacelia egena
Phacelia imbricata
Phacelia ramosissima
Phalaris arundinacea
Phyla nodiflora
Plantago maritima
Plantago maritima var. juncoides
Plantago subnuda
 
Pluchea odorata
Poa ampla
Poa juncifolia
Poa nevadensis
Poa secunda
Polygonum amphibium
Polygonum punctatum
Potentilla anserina
Potentilla anserina ssp. pacifica
Potentilla glandulosa
 
Prosartes hookeri
Prosartes smithii
Prunella vulgaris
Prunella vulgaris var. lanceolata
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
Pseudognaphalium californicum
Pseudognaphalium canescens
Pseudognaphalium microcephalum
Ranunculus californicus
Ranunculus occidentalis
 
Romanzoffia californica
Rumex salicifolius
Sagittaria latifolia
Salicornia pacifica
Salicornia subterminalis
Salicornia virginica
Salvia spathacea
Sanicula crassicaulis
Satureja douglasii
Schoenoplectus acutus
Schoenoplectus americanus
Schoenoplectus californicus
Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
Scirpus americanus
Scirpus californicus
Scirpus maritimus
 
Scirpus microcarpus
Scirpus pungens
Scirpus robustus
Scrophularia californica
Scrophularia californica ssp. floribunda
Scutellaria californica
Scutellaria lateriflora
Sedum spathulifolium
Sidalcea malviflora
Silene laciniata
 
Silene laciniata ssp. californica
Sisyrinchium bellum
Sisyrinchium californicum
Smilacina racemosa
Smilacina stellata
Solanum xanti
Solidago californica
Solidago sparsiflora
Solidago velutina
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
 
Sparganium eurycarpum
Sporobolus airoides
Sporobolus wrightii
Stachys ajugoides
Stachys albens
Stachys bullata
Stachys pycnantha
Stipa cernua
Stipa lepida
Stipa pulchra
 
Suaeda moquinii
Suaeda nigra
Symphyotrichum chilense
Tellima grandiflora
Thalictrum fendleri
Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum
Thalictrum polycarpum
Tolmiea menziesii
Toxicoscordion fremontii
Trientalis latifolia
 
Trifolium wormskioldii
Triglochin maritima
Trillium chloropetalum
Trillium ovatum
Triteleia hyacinthina
Triteleia laxa
Typha domingensis
Typha latifolia
Urtica dioica
Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
 
Verbena hastata
Verbena lasiostachys
Verbena lasiostachys var. scabrida
Veronica americana
Vicia americana
Viola adunca
Viola glabella
Viola sempervirens
Wyethia angustifolia
Zigadenus fremontii