California Native Plant Link Exchange Profile of  San Diego County ALL COUNTY PROFILES SEARCH for Plants


Anza Borrego State Park   Dorothy Judd © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

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  Local Resources

Calflora Great Places to view California Native Plants:
  Ocotillo Wells State Vehicular Recreation Area
  Crest Canyon Open Space Park (San Diego)

Calflora illustrated checklists for
Rancho Jamul Ecological Preserve, CA DFG
San Elijo Lagoon, San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy
Jack's Pond Natural Park, San Marcos

Calflora Checklist Browser:
  near   El Cajon
  near   Escondido
  near   Oceanside
  near   Pine Valley
  near   San Diego

CNPS Chapter: San Diego
October Plant Sale

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

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, 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
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 Trees that grow wild in San Diego County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Abies concolor
Acer glabrum
Acer macrophyllum
Acer negundo
Adenostoma fasciculatum
Adenostoma sparsifolium
Alnus rhombifolia
Arbutus menziesii
Arctostaphylos glauca
Arctostaphylos pungens
Calocedrus decurrens
Ceanothus spinosus
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus
Ceanothus velutinus
Celtis reticulata
Cercis occidentalis
Cercocarpus betuloides
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana
Cornus glabrata
Euonymus occidentalis
Fraxinus dipetala
Fraxinus latifolia
Fraxinus velutina
Hesperocyparis forbesii
Hesperocyparis macrocarpa
Hesperocyparis sargentii
Hesperocyparis stephensonii
Juglans californica
Juglans hindsii
Lyonothamnus floribundus
Malosma laurina
Olneya tesota
Parkinsonia florida
Pinus attenuata
Pinus coulteri
Pinus jeffreyi
Pinus lambertiana
Pinus monophylla
Pinus muricata
Pinus ponderosa
Pinus radiata
Pinus sabiniana
Pinus torreyana
Platanus racemosa
Populus fremontii
Populus trichocarpa
Prosopis glandulosa
Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana
Prosopis pubescens
Prunus andersonii
Prunus emarginata
Prunus ilicifolia
Prunus ilicifolia ssp. lyonii
Prunus virginiana
Prunus virginiana var. demissa
Psorothamnus spinosus
Quercus agrifolia
Quercus berberidifolia
Quercus chrysolepis
Quercus douglasii
Quercus engelmannii
Quercus kelloggii
Quercus lobata
Quercus tomentella
Quercus wislizeni
Rhododendron occidentale
Robinia neomexicana
Salix exigua
Salix exigua var. hindsiana
Salix gooddingii
Salix laevigata
Salix lasiandra
Salix lasiolepis
Sequoia sempervirens
Umbellularia californica
Washingtonia filifera
Yucca schidigera