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Calflora Great Places to view California Native Plants:

Santa Fe Dam Recreational Area

©2018 LA County Parks

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

Leo Carrillo State Park

©2016 California State Parks

Glendora Ridge Road

©2010 Michael Charters

Chilao Visitor Center

©2016 US Forest Service

Bob's Gap

©2008 Tanya Cummins



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
Hahamonga Nursery  PROFILE 
Pasadena 91109 ...providing low-cost nat...
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 macrophyllum
Acer negundo
Acer negundo var. californicum
Acer negundo var. interius
Adenostoma fasciculatum
Adenostoma sparsifolium
Aesculus californica
Alnus rhombifolia
Alnus rubra
 
Arbutus menziesii
Arctostaphylos columbiana
Arctostaphylos columbiana f. tracyi
Arctostaphylos glauca
Arctostaphylos pungens
Arctostaphylos viscida
Callitropsis macrocarpa
Calocedrus decurrens
Ceanothus spinosus
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus
 
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus var. repens
Ceanothus velutinus var. hookeri
Ceanothus velutinus var. laevigatus
Celtis laevigata
Celtis reticulata
Cercidium microphyllum
Cercis occidentalis
Cercocarpus betuloides
Cercocarpus ledifolius
Chrysolepis chrysophylla
Cornus glabrata
Crataegus columbiana
Crataegus suksdorfii
Cupressus bakeri
 
Cupressus forbesii
Cupressus goveniana
Cupressus lawsoniana
Cupressus macnabiana
Cupressus macrocarpa
Cupressus sargentii
Cupressus stephensonii
Fraxinus dipetala
Fraxinus jonesii
Fraxinus latifolia
 
Fraxinus velutina
Garrya elliptica
Hesperocyparis forbesii
Hesperocyparis macnabiana
Hesperocyparis macrocarpa
Hesperocyparis stephensonii
Juglans californica
Juglans californica var. hindsii
Juglans hindsii
Lithocarpus densiflorus
Lithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides
Lyonothamnus floribundus
Lyonothamnus floribundus ssp. asplenifolius
Lyonothamnus floribundus ssp. aspleniifolius
 
Malosma laurina
Pinus attenuata
Pinus contorta
Pinus coulteri
Pinus edulis
Pinus flexilis
Pinus jeffreyi
Pinus lambertiana
Pinus monophylla
Pinus monophylla var. fallax
 
Pinus muricata
Pinus ponderosa
Pinus radiata
Pinus sabiniana
Pinus torreyana
Platanus racemosa
Platanus racemosa var. wrightii
Populus balsamifera ssp. trichocarpa
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
Prunus virginiana var. melanocarpa
Pseudotsuga menziesii
Quercus agrifolia
Quercus berberidifolia
Quercus chrysolepis
Quercus chrysolepis var. nana
 
Quercus douglasii
Quercus engelmannii
Quercus garryana
Quercus kelloggii
Quercus lobata
Quercus tomentella
Quercus wislizeni
Rhamnus purshiana
Salix exigua
Salix exigua var. hindsiana
Salix gooddingii
Salix hindsiana
Salix laevigata
Salix lasiandra
 
Salix lasiolepis
Salix lasiolepis var. bigelovii
Salix lucida
Salix lucida ssp. lasiandra
Salix melanopsis
Salix scouleriana
Sambucus mexicana
Sequoia sempervirens
Sequoiadendron giganteum
Taxus brevifolia var. polychaeta
 
Taxus brevifolia var. reptaneta
Umbellularia californica
Washingtonia filifera
Yucca brevifolia
Yucca schidigera