California Native Plant Link Exchange Profile of  Los Angeles County ALL COUNTY PROFILES SEARCH for Plants
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Calflora Great Places to view California Native Plants:

Santa Fe Dam Recreational Area

©2008 Hartmut Wisch

San Nicolas Island

©2016 Chris Leslie

Placerita Canyon State Park

©2016 California State Parks

Malibu Creek State Park

© 2010 Michael O'Brien

Lupine Campground

©2016 US Forest Service

Lightning Ridge Nature Trail

©Graham Bothwell

Leo Carrillo State Park

©2016 California State Parks

Eaton Canyon Natural Area

©2009 Hartmut Wisch



CNPS Chapter: Los Angeles-Santa Monica Mountain -- covering the Los Angeles Basin, Santa Monica Mountains and San Fernando Valley.

CNPS Chapter: San Gabriel Mountains -- covering the San Gabriel and eastern San Fernando Valleys.

CNPS Chapter: South Coast -- covering the coastal areas near the Palos Verdes Peninsula.

Wildscaping for gardeners in Southern California: How to attract and nurture wildlife in your own yard.

Theodore Payne Foundation:
Native Plant Garden Tour

Tom Chester - Trail Guides for Southern California locations, organized by Jepson Bioregion

The California Chaparral Institute, Escondido

Sources of Native Plants
Los Angeles County
AVRCD Conservation Nursery  PROFILE 
Lancaster 93536
Boething Treeland Farms  PROFILE 
Woodland Hills 91367
Budget Plants  PROFILE 
Arcadia 91006 All our plants are locall...
El Nativo Growers  PROFILE 
Azusa 91702
Greenlee Nursery  PROFILE 
Pomona 91766
Grow Native Nursery at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden  PROFILE 
Claremont 91711 periodic sales
Stover Seed Company  PROFILE 
Los Angeles 90021 seeds
Tarweed Native Plants  PROFILE 
Los Angeles 90027
Theodore Payne Foundation  PROFILE 
Sun Valley 91352
Kern County
White Forest Nursery  PROFILE 
Bakersfield 93306
San Bernardino County
Oak Hills Nursery  PROFILE 
Herperia 92344
Orange County
Flowerdale Nursery  PROFILE 
Santa Ana 92705
Tree of Life Nursery  PROFILE 
San Juan Capistrano 92693 wholesale, contract
Ventura County
Conejo Valley Botanic Garden  PROFILE 
Thousand Oaks 91358 October Plant Sale
Euterpe Farms  PROFILE 
Ojai 93023
Matilija Nursery  PROFILE 
Moorpark 93021
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wild Plants in  Los Angeles County
Native Plants, by lifeform
Native Plants at the edge of their range
non-Native Plants
by Jepson Bioregion:
 
Transverse Ranges
South Coast
Channel Islands
Tehachapi Mtns
Mojave Desert

  MAP of Los Angeles County

 

 

What Grows Here?

  by watershed

  by zipcode

  by open space

 

 

 

Native Annuals that grow wild in Los Angeles County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Abronia villosa
Acmispon americanus
Acmispon strigosus
Ambrosia acanthicarpa
Amsinckia tessellata
Antirrhinum multiflorum
Argemone munita
Aristida adscensionis
Atriplex patula
Bromus laevipes
 
Calandrinia menziesii
Calyptridium umbellatum
Camissoniopsis bistorta
Castilleja exserta
Caulanthus inflatus
Chaenactis artemisiifolia
Chaenactis glabriuscula
Clarkia amoena
Clarkia bottae
Clarkia lewisii
 
Clarkia purpurea
Clarkia purpurea ssp. quadrivulnera
Clarkia speciosa
Clarkia unguiculata
Clarkia williamsonii
Claytonia perfoliata
Collinsia heterophylla
Collomia grandiflora
Deinandra fasciculata
Eleocharis obtusa
 
Eriogonum gracile
Eschscholzia caespitosa
Eschscholzia californica
Festuca microstachys
Festuca octoflora
Gilia capitata
Gilia leptantha
Gilia tricolor
Helianthus annuus
Hemizonia congesta
 
Hemizonia congesta ssp. luzulifolia
Heterotheca grandiflora
Heterotheca sessiliflora
Hordeum depressum
Isolepis cernua
Juncus bufonius
Lasthenia californica
Lasthenia glabrata
Layia glandulosa
Layia platyglossa
 
Leptosiphon grandiflorus
Leptosyne bigelovii
Leptosyne calliopsidea
Lupinus arizonicus
Lupinus benthamii
Lupinus bicolor
Lupinus concinnus
Lupinus hirsutissimus
Lupinus microcarpus
Lupinus microcarpus var. densiflorus
 
Lupinus nanus
Lupinus sparsiflorus
Lupinus succulentus
Lupinus truncatus
Madia elegans
Malacothrix glabrata
Matricaria discoidea
Mentzelia lindleyi
Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus microphyllus
 
Mimulus parishii
Mimulus whipplei
Monolopia lanceolata
Muhlenbergia microsperma
Nemophila menziesii
Oenothera deltoides
Papaver heterophyllum
Perityle emoryi
Phacelia campanularia
Phacelia cicutaria
 
Phacelia distans
Phacelia grandiflora
Phacelia minor
Phacelia tanacetifolia
Phacelia viscida
Plantago erecta
Plantago ovata
Plantago ovata var. insularis
Platystemon californicus
Pluchea odorata
 
Pseudognaphalium californicum
Salicornia depressa
Salvia carduacea
Salvia columbariae
Trifolium ciliolatum
Trifolium fucatum
Trifolium gracilentum
Trifolium microcephalum
Trifolium obtusiflorum
Trifolium willdenovii