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  Local Resources

Calflora Places to view California Native Plants:
  near   Coyote
  near   Gilroy
  near   San Jose

CNPS Chapter: Santa Clara Valley -- covering the central and southern San Francisco Peninsula and South Bay area.
Location Checklists
April Wildflower Show (Hidden Villa Ranch)
April Plant Sale (Mission College)
October Plant Sale

Don Edwards SF Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Going Native April Garden Tour
2004 Garden Plant Lists , with comments from the owners

Sources of Native Plants
Santa Clara County
Acterra Native Plant Nursery  PROFILE 
Palo Alto
C H Baccus  PROFILE 
San Jose 95117 mail order Calochortus, Fritillaria bulbs
Capital Wholesale Nursery  PROFILE 
San Jose 95148
Middlebrook Gardens  PROFILE 
San Jose 95126
Alameda County
Alden Lane Garden Village  PROFILE 
Livermore 94550
Berkeley Horticultural Nursery  PROFILE 
Berkeley 94703
Cactus Jungle  PROFILE 
Berkeley, 94710 Retail Nursery
Clyde Robin  PROFILE 
Castro Valley 94546 seeds
Friends of Sausal Creek Nursery  PROFILE 
Oakland 94602 plant sale May 6
Native Here Nursery  PROFILE 
Berkeley 94708 Retail, plants native to Alameda...
Oaktown Native Plant Nursery  PROFILE 
Berkeley 94703 Wholesale, Retail and Con...
Pacific Coast Seed  PROFILE 
Livermore 94551 wholesale seeds
Ploughshares Nursery  PROFILE 
Alameda 94501
University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley  PROFILE 
Berkeley, CA 94720 A large collection of CA....
San Joaquin County
Delta Bluegrass  PROFILE 
Stockton 95215 native sod blends
Ramsey Seed  PROFILE 
Manteca 95336
Valley Transplant  PROFILE 
Acampo 95220 native seed plugs
Stanislaus County
Specialty Gardens  PROFILE 
Modesto 95357
Merced County
San Benito County
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
Royal Oaks Nursery  PROFILE 
Watsonville 95076
Seedhunt  PROFILE 
Freedom 95019 seeds
Sierra Azul Nursery  PROFILE 
Watsonville 95076
Suncrest Nurseries  PROFILE 
Watsonville 95076 wholesale
San Mateo County
Ecoseeds  PROFILE 
Redwood City 94064 seeds
Go Native  PROFILE 
Montara 94037 wholesale
J L Hudson Seedsman  PROFILE 
La Honda 94020
Yerba Buena Nursery  PROFILE 
Woodside 94062
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

  Map of Santa Clara County

 

 

What Grows Here?

  by watershed

  by zipcode

  by open space

 

 

 

Native Perennials that grow wild in Santa Clara County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Achillea millefolium
Acmispon glaber
Adenocaulon bicolor
Agastache urticifolia
Agoseris grandiflora
Agrostis exarata
Agrostis hallii
Agrostis pallens
Alisma plantago-aquatica
Alisma triviale
 
Allium dichlamydeum
Allium falcifolium
Allium hyalinum
Allium peninsulare
Allium unifolium
Ambrosia chamissonis
Anaphalis margaritacea
Anemopsis californica
Angelica tomentosa
Anthoxanthum occidentale
 
Antirrhinum multiflorum
Apocynum cannabinum
Aquilegia eximia
Aquilegia formosa
Arabis sparsiflora
Aralia californica
Armeria maritima
Arnica cordifolia
Artemisia douglasiana
Artemisia dracunculus
 
Artemisia ludoviciana
Arthrocnemum subterminale
Asarum caudatum
Asclepias californica
Asclepias fascicularis
Aster chilensis
Asyneuma prenanthoides
Baccharis douglasii
Baccharis glutinosa
Bolboschoenus maritimus
 
Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. paludosus
Bolboschoenus robustus
Boykinia occidentalis
Brickellia californica
Brodiaea coronaria
Brodiaea elegans
Brodiaea terrestris
Bromus carinatus var. marginatus
Bromus laevipes
Bromus marginatus
 
Calamagrostis rubescens
Calochortus albus
Calochortus luteus
Calochortus splendens
Calochortus superbus
Calochortus tolmiei
Calochortus venustus
Calystegia purpurata
Campanula prenanthoides
Carex barbarae
 
Carex densa
Carex dudleyi
Carex globosa
Carex nudata
Carex praegracilis
Carex senta
Carex tumulicola
Carex utriculata
Castilleja applegatei
Chlorogalum pomeridianum
Cirsium occidentale
Claytonia sibirica
Clematis lasiantha
Clematis ligusticifolia
Clinopodium douglasii
 
Clintonia andrewsiana
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
Cressa truxillensis
Croton californicus
Cynoglossum grande
Cyperus eragrostis
Datura inoxia
Delphinium californicum
Delphinium nudicaule
Deschampsia elongata
 
Dicentra chrysantha
Dicentra formosa
Dichelostemma capitatum
Dichelostemma congestum
Dichelostemma multiflorum
Disporum hookeri
Disporum smithii
Distichlis spicata
Dodecatheon clevelandii
Dodecatheon hendersonii
 
Drymocallis glandulosa
Dudleya abramsii ssp. setchellii
Dudleya caespitosa
Dudleya cymosa
Dudleya setchellii
Ehrendorferia chrysantha
Eleocharis acicularis
Eleocharis macrostachya
Eleocharis montevidensis
Eleocharis palustris
 
Elymus condensatus
Elymus elymoides
Elymus glaucus
Elymus glaucus ssp. jepsonii
Elymus multisetus
Elymus triticoides
Epilobium canum
Epilobium canum ssp. latifolium
Epilobium ciliatum
Epipactis gigantea
 
Eriogonum umbellatum
Eriogonum wrightii
Eriophyllum lanatum
Eriophyllum staechadifolium
Erysimum capitatum
Erysimum franciscanum var. crassifolium
Eschscholzia californica
Euthamia occidentalis
Festuca californica
Festuca occidentalis
 
Festuca octoflora
Festuca rubra
Fragaria vesca
Frankenia salina
Fritillaria affinis
Fritillaria agrestis
Fritillaria biflora
Fritillaria liliacea
Fritillaria recurva
Gnaphalium californicum
Gnaphalium canescens
Goodyera oblongifolia
Grindelia camporum
Grindelia hirsutula
Grindelia stricta
 
Grindelia stricta var. angustifolia
Helenium bigelovii
Helenium puberulum
Helianthus californicus
Heliotropium curassavicum
Heracleum lanatum
Heracleum maximum
Heterotheca grandiflora
Heterotheca sessiliflora
Heuchera micrantha
 
Heuchera micrantha var. diversifolia
Hierochloe occidentalis
Hoita macrostachya
Hordeum brachyantherum
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. californicum
Hordeum jubatum
Horkelia californica
Hosackia crassifolia
Hosackia gracilis
Iris douglasiana
 
Iris longipetala
Iris macrosiphon
Iris missouriensis
Jaumea carnosa
Juncus balticus
Juncus bolanderi
Juncus effusus
Juncus effusus ssp. pacificus
Juncus effusus var. pacificus
Juncus ensifolius
 
Juncus mexicanus
Juncus occidentalis
Juncus patens
Juncus phaeocephalus
Juncus tenuis
Juncus xiphioides
Koeleria macrantha
Lathyrus vestitus
Lessingia filaginifolia
Lewisia rediviva
 
Leymus condensatus
Leymus triticoides
Lilium pardalinum
Limonium californicum
Lomatium californicum
Lomatium dasycarpum
Lomatium nudicaule
Lomatium utriculatum
Lotus crassifolius
Lotus scoparius
 
Lupinus bicolor
Lupinus formosus
Lupinus latifolius
Lupinus rivularis
Luzula comosa
Luzula subsessilis
Lysichiton americanus
Maianthemum racemosum
Maianthemum stellatum
Malvella leprosa
Marah fabacea
Marah fabaceus
Melica californica
Melica imperfecta
Melica torreyana
 
Mentha arvensis
Mentha canadensis
Mentzelia laevicaulis
Mimulus cardinalis
Mimulus guttatus
Monardella antonina
Monardella villosa
Nassella cernua
Nassella lepida
Nassella pulchra
 
Oenanthe sarmentosa
Oenothera elata
Oenothera elata ssp. hookeri
Oxalis oregana
Paspalum distichum
Penstemon grinnellii
Penstemon heterophyllus
Perideridia kelloggii
Persicaria amphibia
Persicaria punctata
 
Petasites frigidus
Petasites frigidus var. palmatus
Phacelia californica
Phacelia cinerea
Phacelia imbricata
Phacelia ramosissima
Phacelia ramosissima var. latifolia
Phacelia ramosissima var. montereyensis
Phyla nodiflora
Phyla nodiflora var. rosea
 
Plantago subnuda
Poa ampla
Poa juncifolia
Poa nevadensis
Poa secunda
Polygonum amphibium
Polygonum punctatum
Potentilla glandulosa
Prosartes hookeri
Prosartes smithii
 
Prunella vulgaris
Prunella vulgaris var. lanceolata
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
Pseudognaphalium californicum
Pseudognaphalium canescens
Pseudognaphalium microcephalum
Ranunculus californicus
Ranunculus occidentalis
Rumex salicifolius
Sagittaria latifolia
 
Salicornia pacifica
Salicornia subterminalis
Salicornia virginica
Salvia sonomensis
Sanicula crassicaulis
Satureja douglasii
Schoenoplectus acutus
Schoenoplectus americanus
Schoenoplectus californicus
Scirpus americanus
Scirpus californicus
Scirpus microcarpus
Scirpus robustus
Scrophularia californica
Scrophularia californica ssp. floribunda
 
Sedum spathulifolium
Sedum stenopetalum
Sidalcea malviflora
Silene laciniata
Silene laciniata ssp. californica
Sisyrinchium bellum
Smilacina racemosa
Smilacina stellata
Solanum douglasii
Solidago californica
 
Solidago canadensis
Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata
Solidago elongata
Solidago sparsiflora
Solidago velutina
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
Sparganium eurycarpum
Stachys ajugoides
Stachys albens
Stachys bullata
 
Stachys pycnantha
Stipa cernua
Stipa lepida
Stipa pulchra
Symphyotrichum chilense
Tellima grandiflora
Thalictrum fendleri
Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum
Thalictrum polycarpum
Thermopsis macrophylla
 
Thermopsis macrophylla var. agnina
Tiarella trifoliata
Toxicoscordion fremontii
Trientalis latifolia
Trifolium wormskioldii
Triglochin maritima
Trillium albidum
Trillium chloropetalum
Trillium ovatum
Triteleia hyacinthina
 
Triteleia ixioides
Triteleia laxa
Triteleia peduncularis
Typha domingensis
Typha latifolia
Urtica dioica
Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
Vancouveria planipetala
Verbena lasiostachys
Verbena lasiostachys var. scabrida
 
Veronica americana
Vicia americana
Viola sempervirens
Wyethia angustifolia
Zigadenus fremontii