Las Pilitas Nursery

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3232 Las Pilitas Rd
Santa Margarita, CA 93453
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8331 Nelson Way
Escondido, CA 92026
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This website is dedicated to Bert Wilson. His genius continues to inspire us. Update: Bert's Memorial Open House will be May 24.

California native plants alphabetized by scientific name:A.

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Alphabetized by scientific name: A-B -C -D -E -F -G -H -I -J -K -L -M -N -O -P -Q -R -S -T -U -V -W -X -Y -Z
Alphabetized by common name: A -B -C -D -E -F -G -H -I -J -K -L -M -N -O -P -Q -R -S -T -U -V -W -X -Y -Z
Alphabetized by cultivar: A -B -C -D -E -F -G -H -I -J -K -L -M -N -O -P -Q -R -S -T -U -V -W -X -Y -Z

Genus Species Variety Cultivar Common Name  
Abies
amabilis


Pacific Silver Fir
Description/Order
Abies
bracteata


Santa Lucia Fir
Description/Order
Abies
concolor


White Fir
Description/Order
Abies
magnifica


Red fir
Description/Order
Abies
procera


Noble Fir
Description/Order
Abronia
latifolia


Yellow Sand Verbena
Description/Order
Abronia
maritima


Sand verbena
Description/Order
Abronia
pogonantha


Desert Sand Verbena
Description/Order
Abronia
umbellata


Purple Sand Verbena
Description/Order
Abronia
villosa
aurita

Sand Verbena
Description/Order
Abronia
villosa
villosa

Sand Verbena
Description/Order
Abutilon
palmeri


Indian Mallow
Description/Order
Acacia
greggii


Wait-a-minute Bush
Description/Order
Acalypha
californica


Copper Leaf
Description/Order
Acer
circinatum


Vine Maple
Description/Order
Acer
glabrum


Mountain Maple
Description/Order
Acer
macrophyllum


Big Leaf Maple
Description/Order
Acer
negundo
californicum

California Box Elder
Description/Order
Acer
negundo
californicum
Bert's Toy Box
None
Description/Order
Achillea
millefolium
arenicola

None
Description/Order
Achillea
millefolium
californica

Yarrow
Description/Order
Achillea
millefolium
lanulosa

Mountain Yarrow
Description/Order
Achillea
millefolium
rosea
Island Pink
Pink Yarrow
Description/Order
Actaea
rubra


Snakeberry
Description/Order
Adenostoma
fasciculatum


Chamise
Description/Order
Adenostoma
fasciculatum

'Black Diamond'
None
Description/Order
Adenostoma
fasciculatum

Prostrate Chamise
Prostrate Chamise
Description/Order
Adenostoma
sparsifolium


Red Shanks
Description/Order
Adiantum
capillus-veneris


Maidenhair Fern
Description/Order
Adiantum
jordanii


California Maiden-Hair Fern
Description/Order
Aesculus
californica


California Buckeye
Description/Order
Agastache
urticifolia


Horse Mint
Description/Order
Agave
deserti


Desert Agave
Description/Order
Agave
shawii


Coastal Agave
Description/Order
Agave
utahensis
nevadensis

Century Plant
Description/Order
Agoseris
grandiflora


Mountain dandelion
Description/Order
Agrostis
hooverii


None
Description/Order
Agrostis
pallens


Bent Grass
Description/Order
Agrostis
thurberiana


None
Description/Order
Allium
crispum


Wild Onion
Description/Order
Allium
haematochiton


Red skinned onion
Description/Order
Alnus
incana
tenuifolia

Thinleaf alder
Description/Order
Alnus
rhombifolia


White Alder
Description/Order
Alnus
rubra


Red Alder
Description/Order
Ambrosia
psilostachya


Western Ragweed
Description/Order
Amelanchier
alnifolia


Western Service Berry
Description/Order
Amelanchier
utahensis


Utah Service Berry
Description/Order
Amorpha
californica


California False Indigo Bush
Description/Order
Amorpha
fruticosa


False Indigo
Description/Order
Anaphalis
margaritacea


Pearly Everlasting
Description/Order
Anemone
multifida


Pacific Anemone
Description/Order
Anemopsis
californica


Yerba Mansa
Description/Order
Antennaria
microphylla


Littleleaf Pussytoes
Description/Order
Antirrhinum
coulterianum


Coulters Snapdragon
Description/Order
Antirrhinum
kelloggii


Climbing Snapdragon
Description/Order
Antirrhinum
multiflorum


Multiflowered Snapdragon
Description/Order
Antirrhinum
nuttallianum


Nuttall's Snapdragon
Description/Order
Aquilegia
eximia


Serpentine Columbine
Description/Order
Aquilegia
formosa


Western Columbine
Description/Order
Aquilegia
pubescens


Sierra Columbine
Description/Order
Aquilegia
shockleyi


Desert Columbine
Description/Order
Arabis
pulchra
gracilis

Beautiful Rockcress
Description/Order
Aralia
californica


California Spikenard
Description/Order
Arbutus
menziesii


Madrone
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


Baby Bear Manzanita Bush
Manzanita by the baby bear
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


Emerald Carpet
might as well be a lawn manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


Greensphere
So slow manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


Ian Bush Manzanita
Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


John Dourley
None
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


La Panza
Grey manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


Mama Bear Manzanita
Mama Bear Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


Margarita Pearl
Big Big berry manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


Pacific Mist
None
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


Sonoma Manzanita Bush
Stanford Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos


Sunset Manzanita
Groundcover Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
canescens


Hoary Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
columbiana


Hairy Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
crustacea


Brittleleaf Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
crustacea
eastwoodiana

Harris Grade manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
cruzensis


Arroyo de la Cruz Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
cushingiana


Mound Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
densiflora

Harmony Manzanita
Harmony
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
densiflora

Howard McMinn Manzanita
McMinn's manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
densiflora

Sentinel Manzanita
Sentinel Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
edmundsii

Big Sur Manzanita
Dwarf Coastal Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
edmundsii

Carmel Sur Manzanita
Sur Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
edmundsii

Danville Manzanita
Big Sur Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
edmundsii

Indian Hill
Manzanita groundcover
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
edmundsii
parvifolia

Sur Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glandulosa
adamsii

Laguna Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glandulosa
campbelliae

Eastwood Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glandulosa
glandulosa

Eastwood's manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glandulosa
ssp.crassifolia

Del Mar Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glandulosa
zacaensis
San Marcos Manzanita
None
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glauca


Big Berry Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glauca

Blue Corgi
Big Berry Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glauca

Frazier Park Manzanita
Mt. Pinos Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glauca

Los Angeles
Los Angeles Big Berry Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glauca

Ramona Manzanita
Ramona Big Berry Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glauca
Dwaine's Dwarf

Dwaine's Dwarf
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
glauca-glandulosa


Weird Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
hookeri

Monterey Carpet manzanita
Monterey Pine Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
hookeri

Wayside Manzanita
Inner Monterey Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
hookeri
franciscana
Franciscana Manzanita
Franciscan Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
hookeri
hearstiorum

None
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
hooveri

Hoovers Manzanita
None
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
insularis


Island Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
luciana

Adelaide Manzanita
Santa Lucia Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
manzanita

Dr. Hurd
Manzanita tree
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
manzanita

Real manzanita
Manzanita Tree
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
manzanita_x_densiflora

Austin Griffiths Manzanita
Austin Griffith's manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
mariposa


Mariposa Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
mewukka


Indian Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
morroensis

Park View Manzanita
Morro Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
myrtifolia


Ione Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
nevadensis


Pinemat Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
nummularia


Glossyleaf Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
nummularia
sensitiva

Glossyleaf Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
obispoensis

San Luis Obispo Manzanita
Serpentine Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
osoensis

SLO Valley Manzanita
None
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
otayensis


Otay Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
pacifica x


San Bruno Carpet
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
pajaroensis

Brother James
Brother James Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
pajaroensis

Paradise Manzanita
Pajaro Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
parryana

Snow Lodge Manzanita
Parry Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
patula


Greenleaf Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
pechoensis


Pecho Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
pechoensis

Margarita's Joy
Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
pilosula
pilosula
Atascadero Manzanita
Santa Margarita Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
pringlei
drupacea
Idyllwild Manzanita
Pinkbract Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
pumila


Sandmat Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
pungens


Pointleaf Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
purissima

Burton Mesa Groundcover
Lompoc Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
purissima

Petite Margarita
Lompoc Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
rainbowensis


Rainbow Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
refugioensis

Refugio Manzanita
Refugio Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
rudis


ShagBark Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
rudis

Burton Beauty Manzanita
None
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
silvicola

Ghostly Manzanita
Santa Cruz Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
stanfordiana
bakeri
Louis Edmunds Manzanita
Louis Edmunds manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
stanfordiana
stanfordiana
Zin Manzanita
Napa Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
tomentosa


Woollyleaf Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
tomentosa
subcordata
Tranquil Cliff
Santa Cruz Island Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
uva-ursi

Point Reyes Manzanita
sandberry
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
uva-ursi

Radiant Manzanita
sandberry
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
uva-ursi
saxicola

None
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
uva-ursi
suborbiculata
San Bruno
California Bearberry
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
viridissima


McMinn's Manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
viscida
ssp. viscida

Whiteleaf manzanita
Description/Order
Arctostaphylos
wellsii

Wells Manzanita
Wells Manzanita
Description/Order
Argemone
corymbosa


None
Description/Order
Argemone
munita


Prickly Poppy
Description/Order
Aristida
purpurea


Purple 3-awn
Description/Order
Aristolochia
californica


California Pipevine
Description/Order
Armeria
maritima
californica

Thrift
Description/Order
Arnica
chamissonis


Chamisso arnica
Description/Order
Arnica
parryi
sonnei

Frog Flower
Description/Order
Artemisia
californica


California Sagebrush
Description/Order
Artemisia
californica
Canyon Gray
Canyon Grey
Trailing Sagebrush
Description/Order
Artemisia
californicaX
Montara
Montara
Montara
Description/Order
Artemisia
cana
bolanderi

Silver Sage
Description/Order
Artemisia
douglasiana


Mugwort
Description/Order
Artemisia
dracunculus


Tarragon
Description/Order
Artemisia
ludoviciana


White Sagebrush
Description/Order
Artemisia
nova


Black sagebrush
Description/Order
Artemisia
palmeri


San Diego Sagewort
Description/Order
Artemisia
pycnocephala


Sandhill Sage
Description/Order
Artemisia
pycnocephala

Davids Choice
Beach Sanwort
Description/Order
Artemisia
tridentata


Great Basin Sage Brush
Description/Order
Asarum
caudatum


Wild Ginger
Description/Order
Asarum
hartwegii


Marbled Wild Ginger
Description/Order
Asclepias
asperula


Antelope Horns
Description/Order
Asclepias
californica


California Milkweed
Description/Order
Asclepias
cordifolia


Purple milkweed
Description/Order
Asclepias
eriocarpa


Monarch Milkweed
Description/Order
Asclepias
erosa


Desert Milkweed
Description/Order
Asclepias
fascicularis


Narrowleaf Milkweed
Description/Order
Asclepias
speciosa


Showy Milkweed
Description/Order
Asclepias
vestita


Woolly Milkweed
Description/Order
Aster
chilensis


California Aster
Description/Order
Aster
integrifolius


Meadow Aster
Description/Order
Aster
occidentalis


Western Aster
Description/Order
Astragalus
coccineus


Scarlet Milkvetch
Description/Order
Astragalus
Douglasii


Douglas milkvetch
Description/Order
Astragalus
lentiginosus
idriensis

Purple freckled milkvetch
Description/Order
Astragalus
nuttallii


Nuttall's Milkvetch
Description/Order
Astragalus
trichopodus


Southern California Locoweed
Description/Order
Atriplex
californica


Saltbush
Description/Order
Atriplex
canescens


Four-wing Salt Bush
Description/Order
Atriplex
hymenelytra


Desert Holly
Description/Order
Atriplex
lentiformis
Breweri

Brewers Salt Bush
Description/Order
Atriplex
lentiformis
lentiformis

Salt Bush
Description/Order
Atriplex
leucophylla


Beach Saltbush
Description/Order
Atriplex
patula
hastata

Spear Oracle
Description/Order
Atriplex
polycarpa


Alkali Saltbush
Description/Order
Atriplex
spinifera


Spinescale
Description/Order
Atriplex
watsonii


Watson's saltbush
Description/Order