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Calflora Great Places to view California Native Plants:

Traverse Creek

©2008 Steven Perry

Mount Tallac

©2015 Tahoe CNPS

Horsetail Falls Pyramid Creek

©2016 Cynthia Powell

Gold Bug Park - Placerville, CA

©2018 Gold Bug Park



CNPS Chapter: El Dorado -- covering the Sierra Foothills area around Placerville.

CNPS Chapter: Tahoe

Sources of Native Plants
El Dorado County
Golden Gecko Garden Center  PROFILE 
Garden Valley 95633
Placer County
Forest Seeds of California  PROFILE 
Placerville 95667 mail order
Fowler Nurseries  PROFILE 
Newcastle 95658
High Ranch Nursery Inc.  PROFILE 
Loomis, 95650 source identified
Mountain Valley Growers  PROFILE 
Squaw Valley 93675 mail order
Park Place Gardens  PROFILE 
Loomis 95650
Restoration Resources  PROFILE 
Rocklin 95765
Wapumne Native Plant Nursery  PROFILE 
Lincoln 95648
Alpine County
Amador County
Sacramento County
Cornflower Farms  PROFILE 
Elk Grove 95759 wholesale, retail
Village Nurseries  PROFILE 
Sacramento 95827
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wild Plants in  El Dorado County

Native Plants, by lifeform
Native Plants at the edge of their range
non-Native Plants
by Jepson Bioregion:
 
High Sierra Nevada
Sierra Nevada Foothills
  MAP of El Dorado County

 

 

What Grows Here?

  by watershed

  by zipcode

  by open space

 

 

 

Native Shrubs that grow wild in El Dorado County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Acer circinatum
Acer glabrum
Adenostoma fasciculatum
Alnus incana
Alnus incana ssp. tenuifolia
Amelanchier alnifolia
Amelanchier pallida
Amelanchier utahensis
Amorpha californica
Arctostaphylos manzanita
 
Arctostaphylos nevadensis
Arctostaphylos patula
Arctostaphylos pungens
Arctostaphylos viscida
Aristolochia californica
Artemisia arbuscula
Artemisia tridentata
Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana
Baccharis pilularis
Baccharis pilularis ssp. consanguinea
 
Baccharis salicifolia
Berberis aquifolium
Berberis aquifolium var. dictyota
Berberis aquifolium var. repens
Berberis nervosa
Betula occidentalis
Calycanthus occidentalis
Ceanothus cordulatus
Ceanothus cuneatus
Ceanothus integerrimus
 
Ceanothus integerrimus var. macrothyrsus
Ceanothus lemmonii
Ceanothus leucodermis
Ceanothus oliganthus
Ceanothus prostratus
Ceanothus prostratus var. laxus
Ceanothus prostratus var. occidentalis
Ceanothus sanguineus
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus
Ceanothus tomentosus
Ceanothus velutinus
Cephalanthus occidentalis
Cephalanthus occidentalis var. californicus
Cercis occidentalis
Cercocarpus betuloides
Cercocarpus ledifolius
Chamaebatiaria millefolium
Chrysolepis chrysophylla
 
Chrysothamnus nauseosus
Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus
Cornus glabrata
Cornus nuttallii
Cornus sericea
Cornus sericea ssp. occidentalis
Corylus cornuta
Corylus cornuta ssp. californica
Corylus cornuta var. californica
Crocanthemum aldersonii
 
Crocanthemum scoparium
Crocanthemum scoparium var. vulgare
Crocanthemum suffrutescens
Cupressus macnabiana
Dasiphora fruticosa
Dendromecon rigida
Diplacus aurantiacus
Diplacus grandiflorus
Diplacus puniceus
Ericameria arborescens
 
Ericameria linearifolia
Ericameria nauseosa
Eriodictyon californicum
Eriogonum nudum
Eriogonum wrightii
Eriogonum wrightii var. subscaposum
Frangula californica
Frangula californica ssp. tomentella
Frangula purshiana
Frangula rubra
Fremontodendron californicum
Fremontodendron californicum ssp. decumbens
Fremontodendron decumbens
Garrya elliptica
Garrya fremontii
Helianthemum scoparium
Helianthemum suffrutescens
Hesperocyparis macnabiana
 
Heteromeles arbutifolia
Holodiscus discolor
Holodiscus discolor var. glabrescens
Holodiscus microphyllus
Holodiscus microphyllus var. glabrescens
Juniperus californica
Juniperus communis
Keckiella breviflora
Lepechinia calycina
Lithocarpus densiflorus
 
Lithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides
Lonicera ciliosa
Lonicera conjugialis
Lonicera hispidula
Lonicera hispidula var. vacillans
Lonicera interrupta
Lonicera involucrata
Lupinus albifrons
Lupinus albifrons var. collinus
Mimulus aurantiacus
 
Mimulus aurantiacus var. puniceus
Mimulus bifidus
Mimulus puniceus
Notholithocarpus densiflorus
Notholithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides
Oemleria cerasiformis
Paxistima myrsinites
Philadelphus lewisii
Physocarpus capitatus
Pickeringia montana
Potentilla fruticosa
Prunus emarginata
Prunus subcordata
Prunus virginiana
Prunus virginiana var. demissa
Prunus virginiana var. melanocarpa
Psilostrophe cooperi
Ptelea crenulata
 
Purshia tridentata
Quercus dumosa
Quercus durata
Quercus vacciniifolia
Quercus wislizeni
Rhamnus californica
Rhamnus crocea
Rhamnus ilicifolia
Rhamnus purshiana
Rhamnus rubra
 
Rhamnus tomentella
Rhododendron occidentale
Rhus aromatica
Rhus trilobata
Rhus trilobata var. simplicifolia
Ribes amarum
Ribes amarum var. hoffmannii
Ribes aureum
Ribes californicum
Ribes cereum
 
Ribes malvaceum
Ribes nevadense
Ribes roezlii
Ribes roezlii var. cruentum
Rosa californica
Rosa gymnocarpa
Rosa pisocarpa
Rosa woodsii
Rosa woodsii ssp. ultramontana
Rosa woodsii var. ultramontana
Rubus leucodermis
Rubus parviflorus
Rubus ursinus
Salix exigua
Salix exigua var. hindsiana
Salix hindsiana
Salix lasiolepis
Salix lucida
 
Salix melanopsis
Salix scouleriana
Sambucus melanocarpa
Sambucus mexicana
Sambucus nigra
Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
Sambucus racemosa
Sambucus racemosa var. melanocarpa
Sambucus racemosa var. microbotrys
Senecio flaccidus
 
Senecio flaccidus var. douglasii
Solanum umbelliferum
Solanum xanti
Sorbus scopulina
Sorbus scopulina var. cascadensis
Sorbus sitchensis
Spiraea densiflora
Spiraea densiflora ssp. splendens
Spiraea douglasii
Spiraea splendens
 
Styrax redivivus
Symphoricarpos acutus
Symphoricarpos albus
Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus
Symphoricarpos hesperius
Symphoricarpos mollis
Symphoricarpos rotundifolius
Toxicodendron diversilobum
Viburnum edule
Viburnum ellipticum
Vitis californica