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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 Perennials that grow wild in San Mateo County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Acaena pinnatifida
Acaena pinnatifida var. californica
Achillea millefolium
Acmispon glaber
Acmispon heermannii
Actaea rubra
Agoseris grandiflora
Agrostis exarata
Agrostis pallens
Agrostis scabra
 
Alisma triviale
Allium acuminatum
Allium falcifolium
Allium unifolium
Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia psilostachya
Anaphalis margaritacea
Angelica hendersonii
Anthoxanthum nitens
Anthoxanthum occidentale
 
Apocynum cannabinum
Aquilegia eximia
Aquilegia formosa
Arabis blepharophylla
Aralia californica
Armeria maritima
Armeria maritima ssp. californica
Artemisia douglasiana
Artemisia pycnocephala
Asarum caudatum
 
Asclepias cordifolia
Asclepias fascicularis
Asclepias speciosa
Atriplex leucophylla
Baccharis glutinosa
Bidens laevis
Bolboschoenus maritimus
Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. paludosus
Bolboschoenus robustus
Boykinia occidentalis
 
Brodiaea coronaria
Brodiaea elegans
Bromus carinatus
Bromus carinatus var. marginatus
Bromus laevipes
Calamagrostis nutkaensis
Calochortus albus
Calochortus argillosus
Calochortus luteus
Calochortus tolmiei
 
Calochortus uniflorus
Calochortus venustus
Calystegia macrostegia
Calystegia purpurata
Calystegia soldanella
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
Carex barbarae
Carex densa
Carex globosa
Carex leptopoda
Carex nudata
Carex obnupta
Carex praegracilis
Carex senta
Carex serratodens
Carex subbracteata
Carex subfusca
Carex tumulicola
Castilleja foliolosa
 
Chlorogalum pomeridianum
Cirsium occidentale
Claytonia sibirica
Clematis lasiantha
Clematis ligusticifolia
Clinopodium douglasii
Clintonia andrewsiana
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. incana
Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. linifolia
 
Corethrogyne leucophylla
Cynoglossum grande
Cyperus eragrostis
Danthonia californica
Datura wrightii
Delphinium californicum
Delphinium nudicaule
Deschampsia cespitosa
Deschampsia cespitosa ssp. holciformis
Deschampsia elongata
 
Dicentra formosa
Dichelostemma capitatum
Dichelostemma congestum
Dichelostemma multiflorum
Dichondra donelliana
Distichlis spicata
Drymocallis glandulosa
Dudleya caespitosa
Dudleya farinosa
Eleocharis macrostachya
 
Elymus californicus
Elymus condensatus
Elymus elymoides
Elymus glaucus
Elymus mollis
Elymus multisetus
Elymus trachycaulus
Elymus triticoides
Epilobium canum
Epilobium canum ssp. latifolium
 
Epipactis gigantea
Erigeron glaucus
Eriogonum latifolium
Eriophyllum lanatum
Eriophyllum lanatum var. arachnoideum
Eriophyllum staechadifolium
Erysimum capitatum
Erysimum franciscanum
Erythranthe cardinalis
Erythranthe guttata
Eschscholzia californica
Eschscholzia procera
Euthamia occidentalis
Festuca californica
Festuca idahoensis
Festuca occidentalis
Festuca rubra
Fragaria chiloensis
Fragaria vesca
 
Frankenia salina
Fritillaria affinis
Fritillaria biflora
Goodyera oblongifolia
Grindelia camporum
Grindelia hirsutula
Grindelia hirsutula var. maritima
Grindelia stricta
Grindelia stricta var. angustifolia
Grindelia stricta var. platyphylla
 
Helenium bigelovii
Helenium puberulum
Helianthella californica
Helianthus californicus
Heliotropium curassavicum
Heracleum maximum
Heterotheca grandiflora
Heterotheca sessiliflora
Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. bolanderi
Heuchera micrantha
 
Heuchera pilosissima
Hordeum brachyantherum
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. californicum
Hordeum jubatum
Horkelia californica
Horkelia cuneata
Hosackia gracilis
Iris douglasiana
Iris longipetala
Iris macrosiphon
 
Iris missouriensis
Jaumea carnosa
Juncus balticus
Juncus bolanderi
Juncus effusus
Juncus effusus ssp. pacificus
Juncus hesperius
Juncus mexicanus
Juncus occidentalis
Juncus patens
 
Juncus phaeocephalus
Juncus tenuis
Juncus xiphioides
Koeleria macrantha
Lathyrus vestitus
Lemna minor
Lewisia rediviva
Lilium pardalinum
Limonium californicum
Linum lewisii
Lomatium californicum
Lomatium dasycarpum
Lupinus bicolor
Lupinus formosus
Lupinus latifolius
Lupinus polyphyllus
Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
Luzula comosa
Luzula subsessilis
 
Lysichiton americanus
Maianthemum dilatatum
Maianthemum racemosum
Maianthemum stellatum
Malvella leprosa
Marah fabacea
Melica californica
Melica imperfecta
Melica torreyana
Mentha arvensis
 
Mentha canadensis
Monardella antonina
Monardella villosa
Montia parvifolia
Nasturtium officinale
Oenanthe sarmentosa
Oenothera elata
Oenothera elata ssp. hookeri
Oenothera villosa ssp. strigosa
Osmorhiza berteroi
 
Oxalis oregana
Perideridia kelloggii
Persicaria punctata
Petasites frigidus var. palmatus
Phacelia californica
Phacelia imbricata
Phacelia ramosissima
Phalaris arundinacea
Phyla nodiflora
Plantago maritima
 
Plantago subnuda
Poa secunda
Poa secunda ssp. juncifolia
Polemonium carneum
Polygonum paronychia
Potentilla anserina
Potentilla anserina ssp. pacifica
Primula clevelandii
Primula hendersonii
Prosartes hookeri
 
Prosartes hookeri var. trachyandra
Prosartes smithii
Prunella vulgaris
Prunella vulgaris var. lanceolata
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
Pseudognaphalium californicum
Pseudognaphalium microcephalum
Pseudognaphalium stramineum
Ranunculus californicus
Ranunculus californicus var. cuneatus
Romanzoffia californica
Rumex salicifolius
Sagittaria latifolia
Salicornia pacifica
Salvia sonomensis
Salvia spathacea
Schoenoplectus acutus
Schoenoplectus americanus
Schoenoplectus californicus
 
Scirpus microcarpus
Scrophularia californica
Sedum spathulifolium
Sedum stenopetalum
Sidalcea malviflora
Silene laciniata
Sisyrinchium bellum
Sisyrinchium californicum
Solanum douglasii
Solidago canadensis
 
Solidago elongata
Solidago spathulata
Solidago velutina
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
Sparganium eurycarpum
Stachys ajugoides
Stachys bullata
Stachys chamissonis
Stachys pycnantha
Stipa cernua
 
Stipa lepida
Stipa pulchra
Symphyotrichum chilense
Tanacetum bipinnatum
Tellima grandiflora
Thalictrum fendleri
Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum
Tiarella trifoliata
Tiarella trifoliata var. unifoliata
Toxicoscordion fremontii
 
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
Vicia gigantea
Viola adunca
Viola glabella
Viola sempervirens
Wyethia angustifolia