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 Trees that grow wild in Los Angeles County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Abies concolor
Acer glabrum
Acer macrophyllum
Acer negundo
Adenostoma fasciculatum
Adenostoma sparsifolium
Aesculus californica
Alnus rhombifolia
Alnus rubra
Arbutus menziesii
 
Arctostaphylos columbiana
Arctostaphylos glauca
Arctostaphylos pungens
Arctostaphylos viscida
Calocedrus decurrens
Ceanothus spinosus
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus
Celtis laevigata
Cercis occidentalis
Cercocarpus betuloides
Cercocarpus ledifolius
Chrysolepis chrysophylla
Cornus glabrata
Fraxinus dipetala
Fraxinus latifolia
Fraxinus velutina
Garrya elliptica
 
Hesperocyparis forbesii
Hesperocyparis macnabiana
Hesperocyparis macrocarpa
Hesperocyparis stephensonii
Juglans californica
Juglans hindsii
Lyonothamnus floribundus
Lyonothamnus floribundus ssp. aspleniifolius
Malosma laurina
Notholithocarpus densiflorus
Pinus attenuata
Pinus contorta
Pinus coulteri
Pinus flexilis
Pinus jeffreyi
Pinus lambertiana
Pinus monophylla
 
Pinus muricata
Pinus ponderosa
Pinus radiata
Pinus sabiniana
Pinus torreyana
Platanus racemosa
Populus fremontii
Populus tremuloides
Populus trichocarpa
Prosopis glandulosa
Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana
Prunus emarginata
Prunus ilicifolia
Prunus ilicifolia ssp. lyonii
Prunus virginiana
Prunus virginiana var. demissa
Pseudotsuga menziesii
 
Quercus agrifolia
Quercus berberidifolia
Quercus chrysolepis
Quercus douglasii
Quercus engelmannii
Quercus garryana
Quercus kelloggii
Quercus lobata
Quercus parvula
Quercus tomentella
Quercus wislizeni
Salix exigua
Salix exigua var. hindsiana
Salix gooddingii
Salix laevigata
Salix lasiandra
Salix lasiolepis
 
Salix melanopsis
Salix scouleriana
Sequoiadendron giganteum
Umbellularia californica
Washingtonia filifera
Yucca brevifolia
Yucca schidigera