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The California Chaparral Institute, Escondido

Sources of Native Plants
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
Riverside County
Acorn Cap Native Plant Nursery, The  PROFILE 
Wildomar 92595 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
Imperial County
Orange County
Flowerdale Nursery  PROFILE 
Santa Ana 92705
Tree of Life Nursery  PROFILE 
San Juan Capistrano 92693 wholesale, contract
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wild Plants in  San Diego County

Native Plants, by lifeform
Native Plants at the edge of their range
non-Native Plants
by Jepson Bioregion:
 
Peninsular Ranges
Sonoran Desert
South Coast
  MAP of San Diego County

 

 

What Grows Here?

  by watershed

  by zipcode

  by open space

 

 

 

Native Perennials that grow wild in San Diego County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Abronia maritima
Abutilon palmeri
Achillea millefolium
Achnatherum coronatum
Achnatherum hymenoides
Achnatherum speciosum
Acmispon glaber
Acmispon grandiflorus
Acmispon heermannii
Agave deserti
 
Agoseris grandiflora
Agrostis exarata
Agrostis exarata var. monolepis
Agrostis idahoensis
Agrostis pallens
Agrostis scabra
Agrostis scabra var. geminata
Alisma plantago-aquatica
Alisma triviale
Allium amplectens
 
Allium haematochiton
Allium marvinii
Allium praecox
Allium unifolium
Ambrosia bipinnatifida
Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia psilostachya
Ambrosia pumila
Anaphalis margaritacea
Anemopsis californica
 
Apocynum cannabinum
Aquilegia formosa
Aralia californica
Argemone munita
Aristida purpurea
Armeria maritima
Armeria maritima ssp. californica
Arnica amplexicaulis
Arnica chamissonis ssp. foliosa
Artemisia douglasiana
 
Artemisia dracunculus
Artemisia ludoviciana
Artemisia pycnocephala
Arthrocnemum subterminale
Asclepias californica
Asclepias californica ssp. greenei
Asclepias eriocarpa
Asclepias erosa
Asclepias fascicularis
Asclepias speciosa
 
Asclepias subulata
Aster chilensis
Astragalus pomonensis
Astragalus trichopodus
Atriplex leucophylla
Atriplex watsonii
Baccharis douglasii
Baccharis glutinosa
Baileya multiradiata
Bidens laevis
 
Bloomeria crocea
Bolboschoenus maritimus
Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. paludosus
Bolboschoenus robustus
Bothriochloa barbinodis
Bouteloua curtipendula
Brickellia californica
Brodiaea coronaria
Brodiaea elegans
Bromus carinatus
 
Bromus carinatus var. marginatus
Bromus marginatus
Calochortus albus
Calochortus albus var. rubellus
Calochortus catalinae
Calochortus splendens
Calochortus superbus
Calochortus venustus
Caltha leptosepala var. biflora
Calyptridium umbellatum var. caudiciferum
 
Calystegia macrostegia
Calystegia macrostegia ssp. cyclostegia
Calystegia purpurata
Calystegia soldanella
Camissonia cheiranthifolia
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
Carex barbarae
Carex densa
Carex deweyana
Carex deweyana ssp. leptopoda
 
Carex dudleyi
Carex globosa
Carex praegracilis
Carex senta
Carex spissa
Carex subfusca
Castilleja angustifolia
Castilleja chromosa
Castilleja foliolosa
Castilleja miniata
Chamerion angustifolium
Chlorogalum pomeridianum
Cirsium occidentale
Clematis lasiantha
Clematis ligusticifolia
Clematis ligusticifolia var. brevifolia
 
Clematis ligusticifolia var. californica
Clinopodium chandleri
Coreopsis maritima
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. californica
Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. incana
Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. linifolia
Corethrogyne leucophylla
Cressa truxillensis
Croton californicus
 
Cucurbita foetidissima
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa
Cylindropuntia californica
Cyperus eragrostis
Danthonia californica
Danthonia californica var. americana
Datura inoxia
Datura wrightii
Delphinium cardinale
Delphinium inflexum
 
Deschampsia cespitosa
Deschampsia elongata
Dicentra chrysantha
Dichelostemma capitatum
Disporum hookeri
Disporum smithii
Distichlis spicata
Dodecatheon clevelandii
Dodecatheon hendersonii
Dodecatheon jeffreyi
 
Dodecatheon pulchellum
Drymocallis glandulosa
Dudleya attenuata
Dudleya caespitosa
Dudleya cymosa
Dudleya edulis
Dudleya hassei
Dudleya lanceolata
Dudleya palmeri
Dudleya pulverulenta
 
Dudleya setchellii
Dugaldia hoopesii
Ehrendorferia chrysantha
Eleocharis macrostachya
Eleocharis palustris
Elymus condensatus
Elymus elymoides
Elymus glaucus
Elymus lanceolatus
Elymus multisetus
 
Elymus trachycaulus
Elymus triticoides
Epilobium canum
Epilobium canum ssp. angustifolium
Epilobium canum ssp. latifolium
Epilobium latifolium
Epipactis gigantea
Eriastrum densifolium
Erigeron divergens
Erigeron lobatus
 
Erigeron peregrinus
Eriogonum elongatum
Eriogonum oblongifolium
Eriogonum umbellatum
Eriogonum wrightii
Eriophyllum staechadifolium
Eryngium aristulatum
Erysimum capitatum
Erysimum franciscanum var. crassifolium
Erysimum insulare ssp. suffrutescens
 
Erysimum suffrutescens
Erythranthe cardinalis
Erythranthe guttata
Erythronium multiscapoideum
Eschscholzia californica
Eschscholzia procera
Euthamia occidentalis
Festuca occidentalis
Festuca roemeri var. klamathensis
Festuca rubra
 
Fragaria chiloensis ssp. lucida
Fragaria crinita
Fragaria vesca
Fragaria vesca ssp. bracteata
Fragaria virginiana
Frankenia salina
Fritillaria affinis var. tristulis
Fritillaria biflora
Galium angustifolium
Galvezia speciosa
Glyceria elata
Gnaphalium californicum
Gnaphalium canescens
Gnaphalium stramineum
Grindelia camporum
Grindelia camporum var. bracteosa
 
Grindelia hirsutula
Grindelia hirsutula var. davyi
Gutierrezia californica
Helenium autumnale var. grandiflorum
Helenium autumnale var. montanum
Helenium bigelovii
Helenium puberulum
Helianthella californica
Helianthus californicus
Helianthus gracilentus
 
Heliotropium curassavicum
Heracleum lanatum
Heracleum maximum
Hesperostipa comata
Heterotheca grandiflora
Heterotheca sessiliflora
Heterotheca villosa
Heuchera alpestris
Heuchera cespitosa
Heuchera cylindrica var. alpina
 
Heuchera elegans
Heuchera micrantha var. diversifolia
Heuchera micrantha var. erubescens
Heuchera micrantha var. macropetala
Heuchera rubescens
Heuchera rubescens var. alpicola
Heuchera rubescens var. glandulosa
Heuchera rubescens var. rydbergiana
Heuchera rubescens var. versicolor
Hierochloe occidentalis
 
Hierochloe odorata
Hilaria rigida
Hoita macrostachya
Hordeum brachyantherum
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. californicum
Hordeum jubatum
Horkelia cuneata
Hosackia crassifolia
Hosackia crassifolia var. otayensis
Iris hartwegii
 
Iris missouriensis
Iva hayesiana
Jaumea carnosa
Juncus acutus
Juncus balticus
Juncus effusus
Juncus effusus ssp. pacificus
Juncus effusus var. brunneus
Juncus effusus var. pacificus
Juncus mexicanus
 
Juncus occidentalis
Juncus patens
Juncus phaeocephalus
Juncus textilis
Juncus torreyi
Juncus xiphioides
Koeleria macrantha
Lathyrus vestitus
Lemna minor
Lepidium fremontii
 
Lepidium fremontii var. stipitatum
Leptosyne maritima
Lessingia filaginifolia
Lessingia filaginifolia var. californica
Lewisia nevadensis
Leymus cinereus
Leymus condensatus
Leymus mollis
Leymus triticoides
Lilium humboldtii
 
Lilium pardalinum
Lilium parryi
Limonium californicum
Linum lewisii
Lobelia cardinalis
Lobelia cardinalis var. pseudosplendens
Lobelia dunnii
Lobelia dunnii var. serrata
Lomatium californicum
Lomatium dasycarpum
 
Lomatium utriculatum
Lotus crassifolius
Lotus crassifolius var. otayensis
Lotus formosissimus
Lotus grandiflorus
Lotus heermannii
Lotus scoparius
Lupinus albicaulis
Lupinus bicolor
Lupinus formosus
Lupinus latifolius
Lupinus rivularis
Luzula comosa
Luzula comosa var. laxa
Maianthemum stellatum
Malacothrix saxatilis
 
Malvella leprosa
Marah fabacea
Marah fabaceus
Marah fabaceus var. agrestis
Marah macrocarpa
Marah macrocarpus
Marah oreganus
Melica californica
Melica imperfecta
Melica torreyana
 
Mentha arvensis
Mentha canadensis
Mentzelia laevicaulis
Mimulus cardinalis
Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus primuloides ssp. linearifolius
Mirabilis bigelovii
Mirabilis californica
Mirabilis laevis
Mirabilis laevis var. crassifolia
 
Mirabilis laevis var. villosa
Mirabilis multiflora
Monardella linoides
Monardella linoides ssp. viminea
Monardella macrantha
Monardella odoratissima
Monardella siskiyouensis
Monardella villosa ssp. globosa
Monardella villosa var. subglabra
Monardella viminea
 
Muhlenbergia dumosa
Muhlenbergia rigens
Nassella cernua
Nassella lepida
Nassella pulchra
Nasturtium officinale
Nolina bigelovii
Nolina parryi
Nuphar polysepala
Oenanthe sarmentosa
 
Oenothera californica
Oenothera elata
Oenothera elata ssp. hirsutissima
Oenothera elata ssp. hookeri
Oenothera villosa ssp. strigosa
Osmorhiza berteroi
Osmorhiza chilensis
Pascopyrum smithii
Penstemon centranthifolius
Penstemon clevelandii
 
Penstemon eatonii
Penstemon grinnellii
Penstemon heterophyllus
Penstemon pseudospectabilis
Penstemon rostriflorus
Penstemon speciosus
Penstemon spectabilis
Persicaria punctata
Phacelia cinerea
Phacelia egena
 
Phacelia imbricata
Phacelia ramosissima
Phacelia ramosissima var. austrolitoralis
Phacelia ramosissima var. eremophila
Phacelia ramosissima var. latifolia
Phacelia ramosissima var. montereyensis
Phacelia ramosissima var. subglabra
Phalaris arundinacea
Phalaris arundinacea var. picta
Phyla nodiflora
 
Phyla nodiflora var. incisa
Phyla nodiflora var. rosea
Plantago maritima var. juncoides
Pleuraphis jamesii
Pleuraphis rigida
Pluchea odorata
Poa ampla
Poa fendleriana
Poa juncifolia
Poa nevadensis
 
Poa secunda
Poa secunda ssp. juncifolia
Polygonum punctatum
Potentilla anserina
Potentilla anserina ssp. pacifica
Potentilla glandulosa
Potentilla gracilis
Potentilla palustris
Primula clevelandii
Prunella vulgaris
Prunella vulgaris var. lanceolata
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
Pseudognaphalium californicum
Pseudognaphalium microcephalum
Pseudognaphalium stramineum
Pycnanthemum californicum
 
Ranunculus californicus
Ranunculus occidentalis
Romneya coulteri
Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
Rumex salicifolius
Salicornia pacifica
Salicornia subterminalis
Salvia sonomensis
Salvia spathacea
Satureja chandleri
 
Satureja douglasii
Satureja mimuloides
Schoenoplectus acutus
Schoenoplectus americanus
Schoenoplectus californicus
Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
Scirpus americanus
Scirpus californicus
Scirpus maritimus
Scirpus microcarpus
 
Scirpus robustus
Scirpus tabernaemontani
Scrophularia californica
Scrophularia californica ssp. floribunda
Scutellaria siphocampyloides
Sedum spathulifolium
Senna covesii
Sidalcea malviflora
Silene laciniata
Silene laciniata ssp. major
 
Sisyrinchium bellum
Smilacina racemosa
Smilacina stellata
Solanum douglasii
Solanum xanti
Solidago californica
Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata
Solidago confinis
Solidago sparsiflora
Solidago velutina
 
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
Sparganium eurycarpum
Sphaeralcea ambigua
Sporobolus airoides
Sporobolus airoides var. wrightii
Sporobolus cryptandrus
Sporobolus wrightii
Stachys ajugoides
Stachys bullata
Stanleya pinnata
 
Stipa cernua
Stipa comata
Stipa coronata
Stipa hymenoides
Stipa lepida
Stipa nelsonii var. dorei
Stipa pulchra
Stipa speciosa
Suaeda moquinii
Suaeda nigra
 
Symphyotrichum chilense
Symphyotrichum chilense var. invenustum
Symphyotrichum chilense var. medium
Tanacetum bipinnatum
Tanacetum camphoratum
Thalictrum fendleri
Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum
Thalictrum polycarpum
Thymophylla pentachaeta
Toxicoscordion fremontii
 
Trifolium wormskioldii
Triglochin maritima
Typha domingensis
Typha latifolia
Urtica dioica
Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
Venegasia carpesioides
Veratrum californicum
Veratrum viride var. eschscholzianum
Verbena lasiostachys
 
Verbena lasiostachys var. scabrida
Vicia americana
Viola adunca
Wyethia mollis
Xylorhiza tortifolia
Zigadenus fremontii