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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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California native plants alphabetized by common name:C.

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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

Common Name Genus Species Variety Cultivar  
Calabazilla
Cucurbita
foetidissima


Description/Order
California Evening Primrose
Oenothera
californica


Description/Order
California Morning Glory
Calystegia
macrostegia


Description/Order
California Ash
Fraxinus
dipetala


Description/Order
California Aster
Aster
chilensis


Description/Order
California Aster
Corethrogyne
filaginifolia


Description/Order
California Aster
Corethrogyne
filaginifolia

Silver carpet
Description/Order
California Barberry
Mahonia
pinnata


Description/Order
California Barley
Hordeum
brachyantherum
californicum

Description/Order
California Bearberry
Arctostaphylos
uva-ursi
suborbiculata
San Bruno
Description/Order
California Black Oak
Quercus
kelloggii


Description/Order
California Box Elder
Acer
negundo
californicum

Description/Order
California brittlebush
Encelia
californica


Description/Order
California Broom
Lotus
scoparius


Description/Order
California Buckeye
Aesculus
californica


Description/Order
California Buckwheat
Eriogonum
fasciculatum
foliolosum

Description/Order
California Buckwheat
Eriogonum
fasciculatum
Theodore Payne

Description/Order
California Bulrush
Scirpus
californicus


Description/Order
California Chorizanthe
Mucronea
californica


Description/Order
California Cleome
Isomeris
arborea


Description/Order
California coffee berry
Rhamnus
californica
cuspidata

Description/Order
California Coneflower
Rudbeckia
californica


Description/Order
California Corethrogyne
Corethrogyne
filaginifolia


Description/Order
California corn lily
Veratrum
californicum


Description/Order
California crucillo
Ziziphus
parryi


Description/Order
California Desert Thorn
Lycium
californicum


Description/Order
California Dogwood
Cornus
californica


Description/Order
California Dutchman's Pipe
Aristolochia
californica


Description/Order
California false hellebore
Veratrum
californicum


Description/Order
California False Indigo Bush
Amorpha
californica


Description/Order
California Fan Palm
Washingtonia
filifera


Description/Order
California Fescue
Festuca
californica


Description/Order
California Figwort
Scrophularia
californica


Description/Order
California Flannel Bush
Fremontodendron
californicum


Description/Order
California Fuchsia
Zauschneria


PHAT Margarita
Description/Order
California fuchsia
Zauschneria
latifolium

Laguna Mountain
Description/Order
California Geranium
Geranium
californicum


Description/Order
California Golden Violet
Viola
pedunculata


Description/Order
California Goldenrod
Solidago
californica


Description/Order
California goldfields
Lasthenia
glabrata


Description/Order
California Gooseberry
Ribes
californicum


Description/Order
California Grape
Vitis
californica


Description/Order
California Harebell
Campanula
rotundifolia


Description/Order
California Honeysuckle
Lonicera
hispidula


Description/Order
California Indigo Bush
Psorothamnus
arborescens
simplicifolius

Description/Order
California Jointfir
Ephedra
californica


Description/Order
California Juniper
Juniperus
californica


Description/Order
California lilac
Ceanothus
thyrsiflorus


Description/Order
California Lotebush
Ziziphus
parryi


Description/Order
California Maiden-Hair Fern
Adiantum
jordanii


Description/Order
California matchweed
Gutierrezia
californica


Description/Order
California Melic
Melica
imperfecta


Description/Order
California Melica
Melica
californica


Description/Order
California Milkweed
Asclepias
californica


Description/Order
California Mountain Lilac
Ceanothus


Concha
Description/Order
California Nutmeg
Torreya
californica


Description/Order
California Oat Grass
Danthonia
californica


Description/Order
California Pearly Everlasting
Gnaphalium
californicum


Description/Order
California Peony
Paeonia
californica


Description/Order
California Pine
Pinus
californica


Description/Order
California Pipevine
Aristolochia
californica


Description/Order
California Pitcher Plant
Lepechinia
calycina


Description/Order
California Pitcher Sage
Lepechinia
calycina


Description/Order
California Polypody
Polypodium
californicum


Description/Order
California Poppy
Eschscholzia
californica


Description/Order
California Poppy
Eschscholzia
californica
maritima

Description/Order
California Sagebrush
Artemisia
californica


Description/Order
California Spikenard
Aralia
californica


Description/Order
California Spine-flower
Mucronea
californica


Description/Order
California strawberry
Fragaria
californica


Description/Order
California Sycamore
Platanus
racemosa


Description/Order
California Thistle
Cirsium
californicum


Description/Order
California Vervain
Verbena
lasiostachys


Description/Order
California White Oak
Quercus
lobata


Description/Order
California wild rose
Rosa
californica


Description/Order
Camas
Camassia
quamash


Description/Order
Cambria Pine
Pinus
radiata
macrocarpa

Description/Order
Camphor Dune Tansy
Tanacetum
camphoratum


Description/Order
Canada Goldenrod
Solidago
canadensis
elongata

Description/Order
Canada Reedgrass
Calamagrostis
canadensis


Description/Order
Cane Bluestem
Bothriochloa
barbinodis


Description/Order
Canoe-Cedar
Thuja
plicata


Description/Order
Canyon delphinium
Delphinium
nudicaule


Description/Order
Canyon Gooseberry
Ribes
menziesii


Description/Order
Canyon Live Oak
Quercus
chrysolepis


Description/Order
Canyon Sunflower
Venegasia
carpesioides


Description/Order
Cardinal Flower
Lobelia
cardinalis


Description/Order
Cardinal Larkspur
Delphinium
cardinale


Description/Order
Carmel Ceanothus
Ceanothus
griseus


Description/Order
Carmel Mountain Lilac
Ceanothus
griseus
horizontalis
Yankee Point
Description/Order
Carmel Mtn. Lilac
Ceanothus
griseus

Louis Edmunds
Description/Order
Carmel Valley Bush Mallow
Malacothamnus
palmeri
involucratus

Description/Order
Cascade barberry
Mahonia
nervosa


Description/Order
Cascara Sagrada
Rhamnus
purshiana


Description/Order
Cat Claw
Acacia
greggii


Description/Order
Catalina Cherry
Prunus
lyonii


Description/Order
Catalina Perfume
Ribes
viburnifolium


Description/Order
Catalina rockflower
Crossosoma
californicum


Description/Order
Catalinia Ironwood
Lyonothamnus
floribundus
ssp. asplenifolius

Description/Order
Central woodland Penstemon
Penstemon
grinnellii
scrophularioides

Description/Order
Century Plant
Agave
deserti


Description/Order
Century Plant
Agave
utahensis
nevadensis

Description/Order
Chalk Dudleya
Dudleya
pulverulenta


Description/Order
Chalk Liveforever
Dudleya
pulverulenta


Description/Order
Chamise
Adenostoma
fasciculatum


Description/Order
Chamisso arnica
Arnica
chamissonis


Description/Order
Chaparral
Larrea
tridentata


Description/Order
Chaparral Broomrape
Orobanche
bulbosa


Description/Order
Chaparral Clematis
Clematis
lasiantha


Description/Order
Chaparral Honeysuckle
Lonicera
interrupta


Description/Order
Chaparral Honeysuckle
Lonicera
subspicata
denudata

Description/Order
Chaparral Mallow
Malacothamnus
fasciculatus


Description/Order
Chaparral Pea
Pickeringia
montana


Description/Order
Chaparral white-thorn
Ceanothus
leucodermis


Description/Order
Chaparral Yucca
Yucca
whipplei
caespitosa

Description/Order
Chaparral Yucca
Yucca
whipplei
intermedia

Description/Order
Checker
Sidalcea
oregana


Description/Order
Checkerbloom
Sidalcea
malvaeflora


Description/Order
Checkers
Sidalcea
neomexicana


Description/Order
Chia
Salvia
columbariae


Description/Order
Chinese Houses
Collinsia
heterophylla


Description/Order
Chittam Bark
Rhamnus
purshiana


Description/Order
Christmas Berry
Heteromeles
arbutifolia


Description/Order
Chuparosa
Beloperone
californica


Description/Order
Cinquefoil
Potentilla
gracilis


Description/Order
Clark Mountain Agave
Agave
utahensis
nevadensis

Description/Order
Clay Mariposa Lily
Calochortus
argillosus


Description/Order
Cleveland Sage
Salvia
clevelandii

Alpine Cleveland sage
Description/Order
Cleveland Sage
Salvia
clevelandii

Deer Springs
Description/Order
Cleveland Sage
Salvia
clevelandii

Winifred Gilman Cleveland Sage
Description/Order
Clevelands monkey flower
Diplacus
clevelandii


Description/Order
Cliff Buckwheat
Eriogonum
parvifolium


Description/Order
Cliff Goldenbush
Ericameria
cuneata


Description/Order
Cliff Heathgoldenrod
Ericameria
cuneata


Description/Order
Cliff Rose
Purshia
stansburiana


Description/Order
Cliff Spurge
Euphorbia
misera


Description/Order
Cliffbush
Jamesia
americana
californica

Description/Order
Climbing Penstemon
Keckiella
cordifolia


Description/Order
Climbing Snapdragon
Antirrhinum
kelloggii


Description/Order
Clover
Trifolium



Description/Order
Cluster Rose
Rosa
pisocarpa


Description/Order
Clustered Field Sedge
Carex
praegracilis


Description/Order
Coast Black Gooseberry
Ribes
divaricatum


Description/Order
Coast Boykinia
Boykinia
occidentalis


Description/Order
Coast Buckwheat
Eriogonum
latifolium


Description/Order
Coast Dudleya
Dudleya
caespitosa


Description/Order
Coast Golden Rod
Solidago
spathulata


Description/Order
Coast Goldfields
Baeria
chrysostoma


Description/Order
Coast Horkelia
Horkelia
cuneata


Description/Order
Coast Live Oak
Quercus
agrifolia


Description/Order
Coast Redwood
Sequoia
sempervirens


Description/Order
Coast Sunflower
Encelia
californica


Description/Order
Coast Wallflower
Erysimum
ammophilum


Description/Order
Coastal Agave
Agave
shawii


Description/Order
Coastal Buckbrush
Ceanothus
ramulosus
fascicularis

Description/Order
Coastal buckwheat
Eriogonum
cinereum


Description/Order
Coastal Goldenbush
Isocoma
venetus
vernoniodes

Description/Order
Coastal Groundcover Gum Plant
Grindelia
stricta
venulosa

Description/Order
Coastal Mountian Lilac
Ceanothus
thyrsiflorus


Description/Order
Coffee Fern
Pellaea
andromedifolia


Description/Order
Coffeeberry
Rhamnus
californica


Description/Order
cohosh
Actaea
rubra


Description/Order
Collared annual lupine
Lupinus
truncatus


Description/Order
Colville's Mule Ears
Wyethia
invenusta


Description/Order
Common California Fuchsia
Zauschneria
californica
mexicana

Description/Order
Common Corethrogyne
Corethrogyne
filaginifolia

Silver carpet
Description/Order
Common Lomatium
Lomatium
utriculatum


Description/Order
Common Matchbrush
Gutierrezia
sarothrae


Description/Order
Common Milkweed
Asclepias
speciosa


Description/Order
Common Monolopia
Monolopia
lanceolata


Description/Order
Common Rush
Juncus
effusus


Description/Order
Common Rush
Juncus
patens


Description/Order
Common Snowberry
Symphoricarpos
albus
laevigatus

Description/Order
Common Spike Rush
Heleocharis
macrostachya


Description/Order
Common Woolly Sunflower
Eriophyllum
lanatum
grandiflorum

Description/Order
Compact White Sage
Salvia
apiana
compacta

Description/Order
Compass Barrel Cactus
Ferocactus
acanthodes


Description/Order
Conejo Monkey Flower
Diplacus
longiflorus

Conejo monkey flower
Description/Order
Coolwort
Tiarella
trifoliata
unifoliata

Description/Order
Copper Leaf
Acalypha
californica


Description/Order
Cordgrass
Spartina
foliosa


Description/Order
Cotton Thorn
Tetradymia
spinosa
longispina

Description/Order
Coues' cassia
Senna
covesii


Description/Order
Coulter Pine
Pinus
coulteri


Description/Order
Coulter's Lupine
Lupinus
sparsiflorus


Description/Order
Coulters Snapdragon
Antirrhinum
coulterianum


Description/Order
Coyote Brush
Baccharis
pilularis
consanguinea

Description/Order
Coyote Gourd
Cucurbita
palmata


Description/Order
Coyote Melon
Cucurbita
foetidissima


Description/Order
Coyote Melon
Cucurbita
palmata


Description/Order
Coyote Mint
Monardella
villosa


Description/Order
Coyote Mint
Monardella
villosa
subserrata

Description/Order
Crazy Weed
Oxytropis
oreophila


Description/Order
Cream Bush
Holodiscus
discolor


Description/Order
Cream Cups
Platystemon
californicus


Description/Order
Creeping Black Sage
Salvia
mellifera
repens

Description/Order
Creeping Mahonia
Mahonia
repens


Description/Order
Creeping Monkey
Mimulus
tilingii


Description/Order
Creeping Mountain Lilac
Ceanothus


Joyce Coulter
Description/Order
Creeping Oregon Grape
Mahonia
nervosa


Description/Order
Creeping Oregon Grape.
Mahonia
aquifolium

Compacta
Description/Order
Creeping Sage
Salvia


Bee's Bliss
Description/Order
Creeping sage
Salvia


Gracias
Description/Order
Creeping Sage
Salvia
sonomensis


Description/Order
Creeping Snowberry
Symphoricarpos
mollis


Description/Order
Creeping wild rye
Elymus
triticoides


Description/Order
Creosote Bush
Larrea
tridentata


Description/Order
Cressa
Cressa
truxillensis


Description/Order
Croton
Croton
californicus


Description/Order
Cryptantha
Cryptantha
clevelandii


Description/Order
Curl leaf mountain mahogany
Cercocarpus
ledifolius


Description/Order
Cushion Buckwheat
Eriogonum
ovalifolium


Description/Order
Cuyamaca Manzanita
Arctostaphylos
pringlei
drupacea
Idyllwild Manzanita
Description/Order