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CNPS Chapter: Channel Islands -- covering south coastal Santa Barbara County, Ventura County, and the westernmost portions of the San Fernando Valley.

Wildscaping for gardeners in Southern California: How to attract and nurture wildlife in your own yard.

Theodore Payne Foundation:
Native Plant Garden Tour

Sources of Native Plants
Ventura County
Conejo Valley Botanic Garden  PROFILE 
Thousand Oaks 91358 October Plant Sale
Euterpe Farms  PROFILE 
Ojai 93023
Matilija Nursery  PROFILE 
Moorpark 93021
Kern County
White Forest Nursery  PROFILE 
Bakersfield 93306
Los Angeles County
AVRCD Conservation Nursery  PROFILE 
Lancaster 93536
Boething Treeland Farms  PROFILE 
Woodland Hills 91367
Budget Plants  PROFILE 
Arcadia 91006 All our plants are locall...
El Nativo Growers  PROFILE 
Azusa 91702
Greenlee Nursery  PROFILE 
Pomona 91766
Grow Native Nursery at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden  PROFILE 
Claremont 91711 periodic sales
Hahamonga Nursery  PROFILE 
Pasadena 91109 ...providing low-cost nat...
Stover Seed Company  PROFILE 
Los Angeles 90021 seeds
Tarweed Native Plants  PROFILE 
Los Angeles 90027
Theodore Payne Foundation  PROFILE 
Sun Valley 91352
Santa Barbara County
Environmental Seed Producers  PROFILE 
Lompoc 93438 wholesale seeds
Growing Solutions Restoration Education Institute  PROFILE 
Santa Barbara 93130 seeds, wholesale, source ...
Manzanita Nursery  PROFILE 
Solvang 93464
Mistletoe-Carter Wholesale Seeds  PROFILE 
Goleta 93117 wholesale
S&S Seeds  PROFILE 
Carpinteria 93014 seeds
San Marcos Growers  PROFILE 
Santa Barbara 93111 wholesale
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Nursery  PROFILE 
Santa Barbara 93105
Santa Barbara Natives  PROFILE 
Gaviota 93117 wholesale
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wild Plants in  Ventura County

Native Plants, by lifeform
Native Plants at the edge of their range
non-Native Plants
by Jepson Bioregion:
 
Transverse Ranges
South Coast
Channel Islands
  MAP of Ventura County

 

 

What Grows Here?

  by watershed

  by zipcode

  by open space

 

 

 

Native Shrubs that grow wild in Ventura County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Acacia greggii
Adenostoma fasciculatum
Ambrosia salsola
Amelanchier alnifolia
Amelanchier utahensis
Amorpha californica
Arctostaphylos columbiana f. tracyi
Arctostaphylos glandulosa
Arctostaphylos glauca
Arctostaphylos hookeri ssp. franciscana
 
Arctostaphylos manzanita
Arctostaphylos patula
Arctostaphylos pungens
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi f. adenotricha
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi f. coactilis
Artemisia californica
Artemisia tridentata
Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana
Atriplex canescens
Atriplex lentiformis
 
Atriplex lentiformis ssp. breweri
Atriplex polycarpa
Baccharis emoryi
Baccharis pilularis
Baccharis pilularis ssp. consanguinea
Baccharis salicifolia
Baccharis salicina
Baccharis sarothroides
Bahiopsis laciniata
Berberis aquifolium
 
Berberis aquifolium var. dictyota
Berberis aquifolium var. repens
Berberis nevinii
Berberis pinnata
Ceanothus arboreus
Ceanothus cordulatus
Ceanothus crassifolius
Ceanothus crassifolius var. planus
Ceanothus cuneatus
Ceanothus cuneatus var. rigidus
 
Ceanothus greggii
Ceanothus griseus
Ceanothus griseus var. horizontalis
Ceanothus integerrimus
Ceanothus integerrimus var. macrothyrsus
Ceanothus leucodermis
Ceanothus megacarpus
Ceanothus oliganthus
Ceanothus oliganthus var. orcuttii
Ceanothus papillosus
 
Ceanothus papillosus var. roweanus
Ceanothus prostratus var. laxus
Ceanothus spinosus
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus var. repens
Ceanothus tomentosus
Ceanothus tomentosus var. olivaceus
Ceanothus velutinus var. hookeri
Ceanothus velutinus var. laevigatus
Cephalanthus occidentalis var. californicus
Cercidium microphyllum
Cercis occidentalis
Cercocarpus betuloides
Cercocarpus ledifolius
 
Chrysothamnus nauseosus
Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus
Comarostaphylis diversifolia
Coreopsis gigantea
Cornus glabrata
Cornus sericea
Corylus cornuta var. californica
Crataegus columbiana
Crataegus suksdorfii
Cupressus macnabiana
 
Cupressus sargentii
Cylindropuntia prolifera
Dendromecon rigida
Diplacus aurantiacus
Encelia californica
Encelia farinosa
Ephedra viridis
Ericameria arborescens
Ericameria cooperi
Ericameria ericoides
 
Ericameria linearifolia
Ericameria nauseosa
Ericameria palmeri
Ericameria pinifolia
Eriodictyon crassifolium
Eriodictyon traskiae
Eriodictyon traskiae ssp. smithii
Eriodictyon trichocalyx
Eriogonum arborescens
Eriogonum cinereum
 
Eriogonum fasciculatum
Eriogonum fasciculatum var. foliolosum
Eriogonum fasciculatum var. polifolium
Eriogonum giganteum
Eriogonum nudum
Eriogonum parvifolium
Eriogonum wrightii
Eriophyllum confertiflorum
Eriophyllum nevinii
Forestiera pubescens
 
Frangula californica
Frangula californica ssp. tomentella
Fraxinus dipetala
Fraxinus jonesii
Fremontodendron californicum
Fremontodendron californicum ssp. decumbens
Galvezia speciosa
Gutierrezia californica
Gutierrezia sarothrae
Hazardia detonsa
Hazardia squarrosa
Helianthemum scoparium
Helianthemum suffrutescens
Hesperoyucca whipplei
 
Heteromeles arbutifolia
Holodiscus discolor
Holodiscus microphyllus
Holodiscus microphyllus var. glabrescens
Hymenoclea salsola
Hyptis emoryi
Isocoma menziesii
Isomeris arborea
Juniperus californica
Keckiella cordifolia
 
Krascheninnikovia lanata
Larrea tridentata
Lavatera assurgentiflora
Lepechinia calycina
Lepechinia fragrans
Lepidospartum squamatum
Leptodactylon californicum
Leptosyne gigantea
Linanthus californicus
Lithocarpus densiflorus
 
Lithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides
Lonicera hispidula var. vacillans
Lonicera interrupta
Lonicera subspicata
Lupinus albifrons
Lupinus albifrons var. collinus
Lupinus arboreus
Lupinus chamissonis
Lupinus excubitus
Lupinus longifolius
 
Lupinus propinquus
Lycium andersonii
Malacothamnus arcuatus
Malacothamnus fasciculatus
Malacothamnus fasciculatus var. nuttallii
Malacothamnus fremontii
Malacothamnus helleri
Malacothamnus orbiculatus
Malosma laurina
Malva assurgentiflora
 
Mimulus aurantiacus
Mimulus aurantiacus var. pubescens
Mimulus aurantiacus var. puniceus
Mimulus bifidus
Mimulus longiflorus
Mimulus puniceus
Morella californica
Myrica californica
Notholithocarpus densiflorus
Opuntia basilaris
Opuntia littoralis
Opuntia parryi
Opuntia prolifera
Parthenocissus inserta
 
Parthenocissus vitacea
Peritoma arborea
Philadelphus lewisii ssp. gordonianus
Philadelphus microphyllus ssp. pumilus
Pickeringia montana
Pluchea sericea
Potentilla fruticosa
Prosopis glandulosa
Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana
Prosopis pubescens
 
Prunus emarginata
Prunus ilicifolia
Prunus virginiana
Prunus virginiana var. demissa
Prunus virginiana var. melanocarpa
Purshia tridentata
Purshia tridentata var. glandulosa
Quercus dumosa
Quercus durata
Quercus turbinella
 
Quercus wislizeni
Rhamnus californica
Rhamnus crocea
Rhamnus ilicifolia
Rhamnus purshiana
Rhamnus rubra
Rhamnus tomentella
Rhus aromatica
Rhus integrifolia
Rhus ovata
 
Rhus trilobata
Rhus trilobata var. simplicifolia
Ribes amarum
Ribes amarum var. hoffmannii
Ribes aureum
Ribes aureum var. gracillimum
Ribes californicum
Ribes cereum
Ribes indecorum
Ribes malvaceum
 
Ribes malvaceum var. viridifolium
Ribes nevadense
Ribes roezlii
Ribes roezlii var. cruentum
Ribes sanguineum
Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum
Ribes speciosum
Rosa californica
Rosa woodsii
Rosa woodsii ssp. ultramontana
Rosa woodsii var. gratissima
Rosa woodsii var. ultramontana
Rubus leucodermis
Rubus leucodermis var. bernardinus
 
Rubus leucodermis var. trinitatis
Rubus parviflorus
Rubus parviflorus var. velutinus
Rubus spectabilis var. franciscanus
Rubus ursinus
Salazaria mexicana
Salix exigua
Salix exigua var. hindsiana
Salix hindsiana
Salix lasiolepis
 
Salix lasiolepis var. bigelovii
Salix lucida
Salix melanopsis
Salix sessilifolia
Salvia apiana
Salvia dorrii
Salvia leucophylla
Salvia mellifera
Sambucus melanocarpa
Sambucus mexicana
 
Sambucus nigra
Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
Sambucus racemosa var. microbotrys
Senecio flaccidus
Senecio flaccidus var. douglasii
Shepherdia argentea
Solanum umbelliferum
Solanum xanti
Sorbus scopulina var. cascadensis
Spiraea densiflora
 
Spiraea densiflora ssp. splendens
Stanleya pinnata
Suaeda taxifolia
Symphoricarpos acutus
Symphoricarpos albus
Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus
Symphoricarpos hesperius
Symphoricarpos mollis
Symphoricarpos rotundifolius
Toxicodendron diversilobum
 
Trichostema lanatum
Viburnum edule
Viguiera laciniata
Viguiera parishii
Vitis girdiana
Yucca baccata
Yucca whipplei
Yucca whipplei ssp. cespitosa