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CNPS Chapter: Santa Clara Valley -- covering the central and southern San Francisco Peninsula and South Bay area.

CNPS Chapter: Yerba Buena -- covering the City of San Francisco and northern San Mateo County.

Chuck Kozak - Montara Mountain Checklist

Going Native April Garden Tour

Sources of Native Plants
San Mateo County
Ecoseeds  PROFILE 
Redwood City 94064 seeds
Go Native  PROFILE 
Montara 94037 wholesale
J L Hudson Seedsman  PROFILE 
La Honda 94020
Little Grove Farm  PROFILE 
Woodside 94062
San Bruno Mountain Watch Mission Blue Nursery  PROFILE 
Brisbane 94005
Yerba Buena Nursery  PROFILE 
Woodside 94062
San Francisco County
Bay Natives  PROFILE 
San Francisco 94114 mostly retail; mailorder
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
East Bay Wilds  PROFILE 
Oakland 94621
Friends of Sausal Creek Nursery  PROFILE 
Oakland 94602
Oaktown Native Plant Nursery  PROFILE 
Berkeley 94703 Wholesale, Retail and Con...
Orchard Nursery  PROFILE 
Lafayette
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....
Santa Clara County
Capital Wholesale Nursery  PROFILE 
San Jose 95148
Grassroots Ecology Native Plant Nursery  PROFILE 
Palo Alto
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
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
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wild Plants in  San Mateo County

Native Plants, by lifeform
Native Plants at the edge of their range
non-Native Plants
by Jepson Bioregion:
 
Central Coast
SF Bay
  MAP of San Mateo County

 

 

What Grows Here?

  by watershed

  by zipcode

  by open space

 

 

 

Native Shrubs that grow wild in San Mateo County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Adenostoma fasciculatum
Alnus rubra
Amelanchier alnifolia
Amelanchier pallida
Amelanchier utahensis
Arctostaphylos andersonii
Arctostaphylos columbiana
Arctostaphylos crustacea
Arctostaphylos cruzensis
Arctostaphylos edmundsii
 
Arctostaphylos franciscana
Arctostaphylos glandulosa
Arctostaphylos manzanita
Arctostaphylos nummularia
Arctostaphylos pungens
Arctostaphylos sensitiva
Arctostaphylos silvicola
Arctostaphylos tomentosa
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Arctostaphylos viscida
 
Aristolochia californica
Artemisia californica
Atriplex lentiformis
Baccharis pilularis
Baccharis pilularis ssp. consanguinea
Baccharis salicifolia
Berberis aquifolium
Berberis nervosa
Berberis pinnata
Calycanthus occidentalis
 
Ceanothus arboreus
Ceanothus cuneatus
Ceanothus foliosus
Ceanothus integerrimus
Ceanothus integerrimus var. macrothyrsus
Ceanothus leucodermis
Ceanothus oliganthus
Ceanothus papillosus
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus var. griseus
 
Ceanothus tomentosus
Cercis occidentalis
Cercocarpus betuloides
Chrysolepis chrysophylla
Comarostaphylis diversifolia
Cornus glabrata
Cornus nuttallii
Cornus sericea
Cornus sericea ssp. occidentalis
Corylus cornuta
 
Corylus cornuta ssp. californica
Crataegus douglasii
Dendromecon rigida
Diplacus aurantiacus
Encelia frutescens
Ericameria ericoides
Ericameria nauseosa
Eriodictyon californicum
Eriogonum arborescens
Eriogonum fasciculatum
 
Eriogonum fasciculatum var. foliolosum
Eriogonum nudum
Eriogonum parvifolium
Eriophyllum confertiflorum
Euonymus occidentalis
Frangula californica
Frangula californica ssp. tomentella
Frangula purshiana
Fremontodendron californicum
Garrya elliptica
 
Gaultheria shallon
Helianthemum scoparium
Helianthemum suffrutescens
Heteromeles arbutifolia
Holodiscus discolor
Holodiscus discolor var. glabrescens
Keckiella antirrhinoides
Lavatera assurgentiflora
Lepechinia calycina
Lonicera hispidula
 
Lonicera involucrata
Lonicera subspicata
Lupinus albifrons
Lupinus albifrons var. collinus
Lupinus arboreus
Lupinus chamissonis
Lupinus variicolor
Malacothamnus arcuatus
Malacothamnus fasciculatus
Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. nuttallii
 
Malacothamnus fremontii
Malacothamnus hallii
Malacothamnus helleri
Malacothamnus mendocinensis
Malacothamnus parishii
Malva assurgentiflora
Morella californica
Notholithocarpus densiflorus
Oemleria cerasiformis
Physocarpus capitatus
 
Pickeringia montana
Prunus emarginata
Prunus ilicifolia
Prunus subcordata
Prunus subcordata var. kelloggii
Prunus subcordata var. rubicunda
Prunus virginiana
Prunus virginiana var. demissa
Quercus dumosa
Quercus durata
 
Quercus wislizeni
Rhamnus crocea
Rhamnus ilicifolia
Rhododendron macrophyllum
Rhododendron occidentale
Rhus aromatica
Rhus integrifolia
Rhus ovata
Ribes aureum
Ribes aureum var. gracillimum
 
Ribes californicum
Ribes divaricatum
Ribes malvaceum
Ribes menziesii
Ribes sanguineum
Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum
Rosa californica
Rosa gymnocarpa
Rubus leucodermis
Rubus parviflorus
 
Rubus spectabilis
Rubus ursinus
Salix exigua
Salix exigua var. hindsiana
Salix lasiolepis
Salix scouleriana
Salix sessilifolia
Salix sitchensis
Salvia mellifera
Sambucus nigra
 
Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
Sambucus racemosa
Solanum umbelliferum
Symphoricarpos albus
Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus
Symphoricarpos mollis
Toxicodendron diversilobum
Trichostema lanatum
Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium parvifolium
 
Vitis californica
Whipplea modesta