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Calflora Great Places to view California Native Plants:

 Caspers Wilderness Park
  
  ©2015 Laura Camp

 Upper Newport Bay, Back Bay Trail
  
  ©Basar in Wikipedia Commons

CNPS Chapter: Orange County

Back to Natives Restoration, Irvine. events (Free Native Landscaping Workshops) landscape design

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

Theodore Payne Foundation:
Native Plant Garden Tour, April

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

Guide to Native and Invasive Streamside Plants
Ventura Co. Planning Division (This is an amazing document!)

The California Chaparral Institute, Escondido

Sources of Native Plants
Orange County
Flowerdale Nursery  PROFILE 
Santa Ana 92705
Tree of Life Nursery  PROFILE 
San Juan Capistrano 92693 wholesale, contract
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
San Bernardino County
Oak Hills Nursery  PROFILE 
Herperia 92344
Riverside County
Acorn Cap, The  PROFILE 
Corona 92883 Native Plant Nursery
Fremontia Horicultural  PROFILE 
Ontario 91761
Green Valley Nursery  PROFILE 
Indio 92203
Mockingbird Nurseries  PROFILE 
Riverside 92504
Upper Chase Nursery  PROFILE 
Riverside 92504 Wholesale
San Diego County
Anderson's Seed Co  PROFILE 
Escondido 92029 seeds
Briggs Nursery and Tree Company  PROFILE 
Vista 92081
Coastal Sage Gardening  PROFILE 
San Diego 92110
Evergreen Nursery  PROFILE 
San Diego 92110
Green Acres Nursery  PROFILE 
Vista 92084 wholesale
In Harmony Herbs and Spices  PROFILE 
San Diego 92167 seeds
Moosa Creek Nursery  PROFILE 
Valley Center 92082 wholesale
Recon Native Plants Inc.  PROFILE 
San Diego 92154 wholesale
Rincon Tribal Nursery  PROFILE 
Valley Center 92082
Sherman Nursery  PROFILE 
San Marcos 92069 Wholesale Nursery
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wild Plants in  Orange County
Native Plants, by lifeform
Native Plants at the edge of their range
non-Native Plants
by Jepson Bioregion:
 
South Coast
Peninsular Ranges

  MAP of Orange County

 

 

What Grows Here?

  by watershed

  by zipcode

  by open space

 

 

 

Native Perennials that grow wild in Orange County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Abronia maritima
Abutilon palmeri
Achillea millefolium
Acmispon glaber
Acmispon heermannii
Agoseris grandiflora
Agrostis exarata
Agrostis pallens
Alisma triviale
Allium haematochiton
 
Allium marvinii
Allium praecox
Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia psilostachya
Anemopsis californica
Antirrhinum multiflorum
Apocynum cannabinum
Aralia californica
Argemone munita
Aristida purpurea
 
Artemisia douglasiana
Artemisia dracunculus
Arthrocnemum subterminale
Asclepias californica
Asclepias eriocarpa
Asclepias fascicularis
Astragalus pomonensis
Atriplex leucophylla
Baccharis glutinosa
Bloomeria crocea
 
Bolboschoenus maritimus
Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. paludosus
Bolboschoenus robustus
Bothriochloa barbinodis
Boykinia rotundifolia
Brickellia californica
Bromus carinatus
Bromus carinatus var. marginatus
Bromus laevipes
Calochortus albus
 
Calochortus catalinae
Calochortus splendens
Calystegia macrostegia
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
Carex barbarae
Carex pellita
Carex praegracilis
Carex spissa
Carex subfusca
Chlorogalum pomeridianum
Cirsium occidentale
Clematis lasiantha
 
Clematis ligusticifolia
Clinopodium chandleri
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
Cressa truxillensis
Croton californicus
Croton setiger
Cucurbita foetidissima
Cylindropuntia californica
Cyperus eragrostis
Datura inoxia
 
Datura wrightii
Delphinium cardinale
Dichelostemma capitatum
Distichlis spicata
Drymocallis glandulosa
Dudleya caespitosa
Dudleya cymosa
Dudleya edulis
Dudleya lanceolata
Dudleya palmeri
 
Dudleya pulverulenta
Ehrendorferia chrysantha
Eleocharis macrostachya
Eleocharis palustris
Elymus condensatus
Elymus glaucus
Elymus multisetus
Elymus triticoides
Epilobium canum
Epilobium canum ssp. angustifolium
 
Epilobium canum ssp. latifolium
Epilobium ciliatum
Epipactis gigantea
Eriastrum densifolium
Eriogonum elongatum
Eriogonum wrightii
Erysimum capitatum
Eschscholzia californica
Euthamia occidentalis
Festuca californica
Festuca rubra
Frankenia salina
 
Fritillaria biflora
Galium angustifolium
Grindelia camporum
Grindelia hirsutula
Gutierrezia californica
Helenium puberulum
Heliotropium curassavicum
Heterotheca grandiflora
Heterotheca sessiliflora
Heterotheca villosa
 
Hoita macrostachya
Hordeum brachyantherum
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. californicum
Horkelia cuneata
Hosackia crassifolia
Iva hayesiana
Jaumea carnosa
Juncus acutus
Juncus acutus ssp. leopoldii
Juncus balticus
 
Juncus effusus
Juncus mexicanus
Juncus patens
Juncus phaeocephalus
Juncus textilis
Juncus torreyi
Juncus xiphioides
Koeleria macrantha
Lathyrus vestitus
Lilium humboldtii
 
Limonium californicum
Linum lewisii
Lobelia dunnii
Lobelia dunnii var. serrata
Lomatium dasycarpum
Lupinus bicolor
Lupinus latifolius
Lupinus latifolius var. parishii
Malacothrix saxatilis
Malvella leprosa
Marah macrocarpa
Melica imperfecta
 
Melica torreyana
Mimulus cardinalis
Mimulus guttatus
Mirabilis laevis var. crassifolia
Monardella macrantha
Muhlenbergia rigens
Nolina parryi
Oenanthe sarmentosa
Oenothera californica
Oenothera elata
 
Oenothera elata ssp. hookeri
Penstemon centranthifolius
Penstemon grinnellii
Penstemon heterophyllus
Penstemon spectabilis
Persicaria punctata
Phacelia imbricata
Phacelia ramosissima
Phacelia ramosissima var. austrolitoralis
Phyla nodiflora
 
Plantago subnuda
Pluchea odorata
Poa fendleriana
Poa secunda
Potentilla anserina
Potentilla anserina ssp. pacifica
Primula clevelandii
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
Pseudognaphalium californicum
Pseudognaphalium canescens
 
Pseudognaphalium microcephalum
Pycnanthemum californicum
Ranunculus californicus
Romneya coulteri
Rumex salicifolius
Salicornia pacifica
Salvia spathacea
Sanicula crassicaulis
Schoenoplectus acutus
Schoenoplectus americanus
Schoenoplectus californicus
Scirpus microcarpus
 
Scrophularia californica
Sidalcea malviflora
Silene laciniata
Sisyrinchium bellum
Solanum douglasii
Solanum xanti
Solidago confinis
Solidago velutina
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
Sparganium eurycarpum
 
Sphaeralcea ambigua
Sporobolus airoides
Stachys ajugoides
Stachys albens
Stachys bullata
Stachys rigida
Stipa cernua
Stipa coronata
Stipa lepida
Stipa pulchra
 
Suaeda nigra
Thalictrum fendleri
Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum
Toxicoscordion fremontii
Trifolium wormskioldii
Triglochin maritima
Triteleia ixioides
Typha domingensis
Typha latifolia
Urtica dioica
 
Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
Venegasia carpesioides
Verbena lasiostachys
Verbena lasiostachys var. scabrida
Vicia americana