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Sources of Native Plants
Monterey County
Blue Moon Native Garden  PROFILE 
Carmel Valley 93924
Elkhorn Native Nursery  PROFILE 
Moss Landing 95039
Rana Creek Restoration  PROFILE 
Carmel Valley 93924
Santa Cruz County
Central Coast Wilds  PROFILE 
Santa Cruz 95060 county of origin
Gold Rush Nursery  PROFILE 
Soquel 95073 Wholesale and retail
Monterey Bay Nursery  PROFILE 
Watsonville 95062 wholesale
Native Revival Nursery  PROFILE 
Aptos 95003
Seedhunt  PROFILE 
Freedom 95019 seeds
Sierra Azul Nursery  PROFILE 
Watsonville 95076
Suncrest Nurseries  PROFILE 
Watsonville 95076 wholesale
Santa Clara County
Acterra Native Plant Nursery  PROFILE 
Palo Alto
Capital Wholesale Nursery  PROFILE 
San Jose 95148
Jean and David Struthers Native Plant Nursery (CNPS SCV)  PROFILE 
Los Altos Hills, 94022 CNPS Santa Clara Valley N...
Middlebrook Gardens  PROFILE 
San Jose 95126
Payless Nursery  PROFILE 
San Jose 95122
San Benito County
Fresno County
Intermountain Nursery  PROFILE 
Prather 93651 wholesale, retail
Welker's Grove Nursery  PROFILE 
Shaver Lake
Kings County
San Luis Obispo County
Growing Grounds Farm  PROFILE 
San Luis Obispo 93401
Native Sons  PROFILE 
Arroyo Grande 93420
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wild Plants in  Monterey County
Native Plants, by lifeform
Native Plants at the edge of their range
non-Native Plants
by Jepson Bioregion:
 
Central Coast
South Coast Ranges
SF Bay

  MAP of Monterey County

 

 

What Grows Here?

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  by zipcode

  by open space

 

 

 

Native Perennials that grow wild in Monterey County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Abronia maritima
Acaena pinnatifida
Acaena pinnatifida var. californica
Achillea millefolium
Acmispon glaber
Acmispon grandiflorus
Acmispon heermannii
Actaea rubra
Agastache urticifolia
Agoseris grandiflora
 
Agrostis exarata
Agrostis pallens
Agrostis scabra
Alisma triviale
Allium falcifolium
Allium unifolium
Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia psilostachya
Anaphalis margaritacea
Anemopsis californica
 
Anthoxanthum occidentale
Antirrhinum multiflorum
Apocynum cannabinum
Aquilegia eximia
Aquilegia formosa
Arabis blepharophylla
Aralia californica
Argemone munita
Armeria maritima
Armeria maritima ssp. californica
 
Artemisia douglasiana
Artemisia dracunculus
Artemisia pycnocephala
Asclepias californica
Asclepias eriocarpa
Asclepias fascicularis
Asclepias subulata
Asyneuma prenanthoides
Atriplex leucophylla
Baccharis glutinosa
 
Bloomeria crocea
Bolboschoenus maritimus
Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. paludosus
Bolboschoenus robustus
Boykinia occidentalis
Brickellia californica
Brodiaea coronaria
Brodiaea elegans
Bromus carinatus
Bromus carinatus var. marginatus
 
Bromus laevipes
Calamagrostis nutkaensis
Calochortus albus
Calochortus luteus
Calochortus splendens
Calochortus uniflorus
Calochortus venustus
Calystegia macrostegia
Calystegia purpurata
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
 
Carex aquatilis
Carex barbarae
Carex densa
Carex globosa
Carex leptopoda
Carex lyngbyei
Carex nudata
Carex obnupta
Carex pansa
Carex pellita
Carex praegracilis
Carex serratodens
Carex spissa
Carex subbracteata
Carex subfusca
 
Carex tumulicola
Chlorogalum pomeridianum
Cirsium occidentale
Clematis lasiantha
Clematis ligusticifolia
Clinopodium douglasii
Clinopodium mimuloides
Clintonia andrewsiana
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
Cressa truxillensis
 
Croton californicus
Croton setiger
Cynoglossum grande
Cyperus eragrostis
Danthonia californica
Datura inoxia
Datura wrightii
Delphinium californicum
Delphinium cardinale
Delphinium nudicaule
 
Deschampsia cespitosa
Deschampsia cespitosa ssp. holciformis
Deschampsia elongata
Dicentra formosa
Dichelostemma capitatum
Dichelostemma congestum
Dichelostemma multiflorum
Dichelostemma volubile
Dichondra donelliana
Distichlis spicata
 
Drymocallis glandulosa
Dudleya caespitosa
Dudleya cymosa
Dudleya farinosa
Dudleya lanceolata
Dudleya palmeri
Ehrendorferia chrysantha
Eleocharis macrostachya
Eleocharis palustris
Elymus condensatus
 
Elymus elymoides
Elymus glaucus
Elymus mollis
Elymus multisetus
Elymus spicatus
Elymus trachycaulus
Elymus triticoides
Epilobium canum
Epilobium canum ssp. angustifolium
Epilobium canum ssp. latifolium
 
Epilobium ciliatum
Epipactis gigantea
Eriastrum densifolium
Erigeron glaucus
Eriogonum elongatum
Eriogonum latifolium
Eriogonum umbellatum
Eriogonum wrightii
Eriophyllum lanatum
Eriophyllum lanatum var. arachnoideum
Eriophyllum staechadifolium
Erysimum capitatum
Erysimum menziesii
Eschscholzia californica
Euthamia occidentalis
 
Festuca californica
Festuca idahoensis
Festuca occidentalis
Festuca rubra
Fragaria chiloensis
Fragaria vesca
Frankenia salina
Fritillaria affinis
Fritillaria biflora
Galium angustifolium
 
Grindelia camporum
Grindelia hirsutula
Grindelia hirsutula var. maritima
Grindelia stricta
Grindelia stricta var. angustifolia
Grindelia stricta var. platyphylla
Gutierrezia californica
Helenium bigelovii
Helenium puberulum
Heliotropium curassavicum
 
Heracleum maximum
Heterotheca grandiflora
Heterotheca sessiliflora
Heterotheca villosa
Heuchera maxima
Heuchera micrantha
Heuchera pilosissima
Hoita macrostachya
Hordeum brachyantherum
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. californicum
 
Hordeum jubatum
Horkelia californica
Horkelia cuneata
Hosackia crassifolia
Hosackia gracilis
Ipomopsis aggregata
Iris douglasiana
Iris longipetala
Iris missouriensis
Jaumea carnosa
 
Juncus balticus
Juncus effusus
Juncus effusus ssp. pacificus
Juncus hesperius
Juncus mexicanus
Juncus occidentalis
Juncus patens
Juncus phaeocephalus
Juncus tenuis
Juncus xiphioides
 
Koeleria macrantha
Lathyrus vestitus
Lemna minor
Lewisia rediviva
Lilium pardalinum
Limonium californicum
Linum lewisii
Lobelia dunnii
Lobelia dunnii var. serrata
Lomatium californicum
Lomatium dasycarpum
Lomatium utriculatum
Lupinus bicolor
Lupinus formosus
Lupinus latifolius
 
Lupinus littoralis
Luzula comosa
Luzula subsessilis
Maianthemum racemosum
Maianthemum stellatum
Malacothrix saxatilis
Malvella leprosa
Marah fabacea
Melica californica
Melica imperfecta
 
Melica torreyana
Mentha canadensis
Mentzelia laevicaulis
Mimulus cardinalis
Mimulus guttatus
Mirabilis laevis var. crassifolia
Monardella macrantha
Monardella villosa
Monardella villosa ssp. obispoensis
Montia parvifolia
 
Muhlenbergia rigens
Oenanthe sarmentosa
Oenothera californica
Oenothera elata
Oenothera elata ssp. hookeri
Oenothera villosa ssp. strigosa
Osmorhiza berteroi
Oxalis oregana
Penstemon centranthifolius
Penstemon grinnellii
 
Penstemon heterophyllus
Penstemon spectabilis
Perideridia californica
Perideridia kelloggii
Persicaria punctata
Petasites frigidus var. palmatus
Phacelia egena
Phacelia imbricata
Phacelia ramosissima
Phacelia ramosissima var. austrolitoralis
 
Phalaris arundinacea
Phyla nodiflora
Plantago maritima
Plantago subnuda
Poa secunda
Polygonum paronychia
Potentilla anserina
Potentilla anserina ssp. pacifica
Primula clevelandii
Primula hendersonii
 
Prosartes hookeri
Prosartes smithii
Prunella vulgaris
Prunella vulgaris var. lanceolata
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
Pseudognaphalium californicum
Pseudognaphalium microcephalum
Ranunculus californicus
Ranunculus californicus var. cuneatus
Rumex salicifolius
Salicornia pacifica
Salvia sonomensis
Salvia spathacea
Schoenoplectus acutus
Schoenoplectus americanus
 
Schoenoplectus californicus
Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
Scirpus microcarpus
Scrophularia californica
Sedum spathulifolium
Sidalcea malviflora
Silene laciniata
Sisyrinchium bellum
Sisyrinchium californicum
Solanum douglasii
 
Solanum xanti
Solidago canadensis
Solidago confinis
Solidago elongata
Solidago spathulata
Solidago velutina
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
Sparganium eurycarpum
Sporobolus cryptandrus
Stachys ajugoides
 
Stachys albens
Stachys bullata
Stachys chamissonis
Stachys pycnantha
Stipa cernua
Stipa coronata
Stipa lepida
Stipa pulchra
Stipa speciosa
Suaeda nigra
 
Symphyotrichum chilense
Thalictrum fendleri
Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum
Thalictrum occidentale
Toxicoscordion fremontii
Trifolium wormskioldii
Triglochin maritima
Trillium albidum
Trillium chloropetalum
Trillium ovatum
 
Triteleia hyacinthina
Triteleia ixioides
Triteleia laxa
Typha domingensis
Typha latifolia
Urtica dioica
Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
Vancouveria planipetala
Venegasia carpesioides
Verbena lasiostachys
 
Verbena lasiostachys var. scabrida
Veronica americana
Vicia americana
Vicia gigantea
Viola adunca
Viola glabella
Viola sempervirens
Wyethia angustifolia
Xerophyllum tenax