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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California native plants alphabetized by common name:M.

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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  
MacNab cypress
Cupressus
macnabiana


Description/Order
Madrone
Arbutus
menziesii


Description/Order
Magenta Butterfly Flower
Stachys
chamissonis


Description/Order
Maidenhair Fern
Adiantum
capillus-veneris


Description/Order
Malva Rosa
Lavatera
assurgentiflora


Description/Order
Mama Bear Manzanita
Arctostaphylos


Mama Bear Manzanita
Description/Order
Man Root
Marah
fabaceus
fabaceus

Description/Order
Many Flowered Bushmallow
Malacothamnus
densiflorus


Description/Order
Manzanita
Arctostaphylos


Ian Bush Manzanita
Description/Order
Manzanita
Arctostaphylos
pechoensis

Margarita's Joy
Description/Order
Manzanita by the baby bear
Arctostaphylos


Baby Bear Manzanita Bush
Description/Order
Manzanita groundcover
Arctostaphylos
edmundsii

Indian Hill
Description/Order
Manzanita tree
Arctostaphylos
manzanita

Dr. Hurd
Description/Order
Manzanita Tree
Arctostaphylos
manzanita

Real manzanita
Description/Order
Marbled Wild Ginger
Asarum
hartwegii


Description/Order
Mariposa Lilly
Calochortus
species


Description/Order
Mariposa Manzanita
Arctostaphylos
mariposa


Description/Order
Marsh Baccharis
Baccharis
douglasii


Description/Order
Mat buckwheat
Eriogonum
ursinum


Description/Order
Mat scale
Atriplex
watsonii


Description/Order
Matilija Poppy
Romneya
coulteri


Description/Order
Matilija Poppy
Romneya
trichocalyx


Description/Order
Mattole River Fuchsia
Zauschneria
septentrionalis

Mattole River
Description/Order
Maul Oak
Quercus
chrysolepis


Description/Order
McMinn's manzanita
Arctostaphylos
densiflora

Howard McMinn Manzanita
Description/Order
McMinn's Manzanita
Arctostaphylos
viridissima


Description/Order
Meadow Aster
Aster
integrifolius


Description/Order
Meadow barley
Hordeum
brachyantherum


Description/Order
Meadow Penstemon
Penstemon
oreocharis


Description/Order
Meadow Penstemon
Penstemon
rydbergii


Description/Order
Meadow Rue
Thalictrum
polycarpum


Description/Order
Menzies' goldenbush
Isocoma
menziesii
sedoides

Description/Order
Menzies' wallflower
Erysimum
menziesii


Description/Order
Mesa Live Oak
Quercus
engelmannii


Description/Order
Mesa Oak
Quercus
engelmannii


Description/Order
Mexican Elderberry
Sambucus
mexicana


Description/Order
Mexican Manzanita
Arctostaphylos
pungens


Description/Order
might as well be a lawn manzanita
Arctostaphylos


Emerald Carpet
Description/Order
Miner's Lettuce
Montia
perfoliata


Description/Order
Mint Bush
Monardella
subglabra


Description/Order
Mission Manzanita
Xylococcus
bicolor


Description/Order
Mock Heather
Ericameria
ericoides


Description/Order
Modoc Cypress
Cupressus
bakeri


Description/Order
Mohave ceanothus
Ceanothus
greggii
vestitus

Description/Order
Mojave Aster
Machaeranthera
tortifolia


Description/Order
Mojave Lupine
Lupinus
sparsiflorus


Description/Order
Mojave Rose
Rosa
woodsii
glabrata

Description/Order
Mojave sage
Salvia
mohavensis


Description/Order
Mojave Yucca
Yucca
schidigera


Description/Order
Monkey Flower
Mimulus
lewisii


Description/Order
Monkey Moss
Mimulus
primuloides


Description/Order
Monkeyflower Savory
Satureja
mimuloides


Description/Order
Montara
Artemisia
californicaX
Montara
Montara
Description/Order
Monterey Cypress
Cupressus
macrocarpa


Description/Order
Monterey Pine
Pinus
radiata


Description/Order
Monterey Pine Manzanita
Arctostaphylos
hookeri

Monterey Carpet manzanita
Description/Order
Monterey Sedge
Carex
subfusca


Description/Order
Monty Knob
Pinus
attenuataXradiata


Description/Order
Mormon tea
Ephedra
nevadensis


Description/Order
Morning-Glory
Calystegia
subacaulis
ssp. episcopalis

Description/Order
Morro Manzanita
Arctostaphylos
morroensis

Park View Manzanita
Description/Order
Mound Manzanita
Arctostaphylos
cushingiana


Description/Order
Mound San Bruno Coffeeberry
Rhamnus
californica

San Bruno
Description/Order
mountain alder
Alnus
incana
tenuifolia

Description/Order
Mountain Balm
Satureja
chandleri


Description/Order
Mountain Blue Beardtongue
Penstemon
roezlii


Description/Order
Mountain Blue Curls
Trichostema
parishii


Description/Order
Mountain Buckbrush
Ceanothus
greggii
vestitus

Description/Order
Mountain bush sunflower
Encelia
actoni


Description/Order
Mountain California Fuchsia
Zauschneria
latifolia


Description/Order
Mountain Coffeeberry
Rhamnus
californica
tomentella

Description/Order
Mountain Currant
Ribes
viscosissium
Hallii

Description/Order
Mountain dandelion
Agoseris
grandiflora


Description/Order
Mountain Desert Sage
Salvia
pachyphylla


Description/Order
Mountain Fountains
Penstemon
rostriflorus


Description/Order
Mountain Garland
Clarkia
unguiculata


Description/Order
Mountain Haze
Ceanothus


Mountain Haze
Description/Order
Mountain helenium
Helenium
hoopesii


Description/Order
Mountain Hemlock
Tsuga
mertensiana


Description/Order
Mountain Lilac
Ceanothus


Ray Hartman
Description/Order
Mountain Lilac
Ceanothus


Tassajara Blue Ceanothus
Description/Order
Mountain Lilac
Ceanothus
gloriosus

Hearts Desire
Description/Order
Mountain Mahogany
Cercocarpus
betuloides


Description/Order
Mountain Maple
Acer
circinatum


Description/Order
Mountain Maple
Acer
glabrum


Description/Order
Mountain Marsh Larkspur
Delphinium
polycladon


Description/Order
Mountain Meadow Rue
Thalictrum
fendleri


Description/Order
Mountain Mint
Monardella
glauca


Description/Order
Mountain Mint
Pycnanthemum
californicum


Description/Order
Mountain Misery
Chamaebatia
foliolosa


Description/Order
Mountain Muhlenbergia
Muhlenbergia
montana


Description/Order
Mountain Muhly
Muhlenbergia
montana


Description/Order
Mountain Mule Ears
Wyethia
mollis


Description/Order
Mountain Phlox
Linanthus
grandiflorus


Description/Order
Mountain Pride
Penstemon
newberryi


Description/Order
Mountain Pride
Penstemon
newberryi
sonomensis

Description/Order
Mountain Rose
Rosa
woodsii
ultramontana

Description/Order
Mountain Snowberry
Symphoricarpos
oreophilus


Description/Order
Mountain Snowberry
Symphoricarpos
parishii


Description/Order
Mountain Snowberry
Symphoricarpos
rotundifolius


Description/Order
Mountain Snowberry
Symphoricarpos
vaccinioides


Description/Order
Mountain Spiraea
Spiraea
densiflora
splendens

Description/Order
Mountain Whitethorn
Ceanothus
cordulatus


Description/Order
Mountain Yarrow
Achillea
millefolium
lanulosa

Description/Order
Mountian wormwood
Artemisia
ludoviciana


Description/Order
Mrs. Beard Creeping Sage
Salvia
sonomensis

Mrs. Beard
Description/Order
Mt. Pinos Manzanita
Arctostaphylos
glauca

Frazier Park Manzanita
Description/Order
Mt. Vision Ceanothus
Ceanothus
gloriosus
porrectus

Description/Order
Mugwort
Artemisia
douglasiana


Description/Order
Mulefat
Baccharis
viminea


Description/Order
Mullers Scrub Oak
Quercus
cornelius-mulleri


Description/Order
Multiflowered Snapdragon
Antirrhinum
multiflorum


Description/Order
Musk Flower
Mimulus
moschatus


Description/Order
Musk Sage
Salvia
clevelandii

Alpine Cleveland sage
Description/Order
Musk Sage
Salvia
clevelandii

Winifred Gilman Cleveland Sage
Description/Order
Mustang Mint
Monardella
breweri


Description/Order
Mutton Grass
Poa
fendleriana


Description/Order