Californian Nurseries and Gardens

Cal Pacific Orchid Farm
1122 Orpheus Ave.
Encinitas, CA 92024
(760) 436-0317

Cal Pacific Orchid Farm is a family owned and operated 36,000 sq.ft. greenhouse conveniently located less than a mile from the beach in Encinitas, California. Cal Pacific is open to the public 6 days per week so there is never any need for an appointment. We serve both orchid enthusiasts and novices alike. We also create some of the most beautiful multi-plant orchid arrangements you'll ever see. The museum like showroom always hosts 100's of blooming orchid plants from all over the world and dozens of beautiful living arrangements that are great for any occasion.

Las Pilitas Nursery
8331 Nelson Way
Escondido, CA 92026
(760) 749-5930
California Native Plants

FALLBROOK Palm Valley Ranch
3200 Old Highway 395
Fallbrook, CA 92028
(760) 518-1707

Palm Valley Ranch is a family-owned nursery with the resources to offer premium quality palms, succulents and tropical plants to the public at wholesale prices. Palm Valley Ranch is open to the public and easily accessible from Orange County, Riverside County, and San Diego County. Located on Old Hwy 395 1/4 mile north of Hwy 76. Palm Valley Ranch: (760) 518-1707

The Golden Gecko
4665 Marshall Road
Garden Valley, CA 95633
(530) 333-2394
Few garden centers have a year-round creek.  They sell numerous 100 year old valley oaks that shade much of the Garden Center.” Located at 2000' elevation the garden center is high enough to be above the intense summer heat of the Central Valley, yet well below the snow bound high country in winter. Trey Pitsenberger has been a garden center professional for over 25 years.

All Tropical Palms Nursery is the largest dedicated palm nursery in northern California that was established in 2001. The owner, Sal, has over 20 years of experience in the landscape/nursery business.
All Tropical Palms Nursery
595 Buena Vista Avenue
Gilroy, CA 95020
Hours of Operation
Monday - Saturday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Sunday, 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
(408) 898-6339

Golden Pond Water Plants
3275 Sierra College Blvd., Loomis, CA 95650Operating Hours
Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Opening date: Saturday April 2nd 2011
Closing date: October 30th 2011
Or by appointment (916) 652-LILY (5459)
Located in Loomis, CA, Golden Pond Water Plants is an aquatic plant nursery open to the general public and offering a wide selection of water flowers, freshwater aquatic plants and floating plants for ponds.

MOSS LANDING - Elkhorn Native Plant Nursery
1957B Highway 1
Moss Landing CA 95039
Tel: 831-763-1207

Please call first and make sure you talk to a live person before you come out to the nursery. They might be doing deliveries or running errands. Check closing days at the bottom of the page as well.
Elkhorn Native Plant Nursery is a a premier source of quality California native plants, grasses and some non-invasive grasses. Elkhorn Native Plant Nursery is mainly a wholesale nursery located on three of the 1,100 acres that make up Elkhorn Ranch in Moss Landing, California. We are about 1,5 miles inland from the ocean, overlooking Elkhorn Slough, a marine protected area and internationally recognized location for migratory birds.

PLYMOUTH Amador Flower Farm
Amador Flower Farm
22001 Shenandoah School Road
Plymouth, CA. 95669
(209) 245.6660
Offers nearly 1000 daylily varieties in pots all year at the Flower Farm itself, which is nestled in beautiful Shenandoah Valley, California, among world-renowned wineries and historic gold-mining towns, only an hour from Sacramento. Spring through fall there are free tram rides
every Sunday from Noon to 3pm!over 70 heirloom and non-GMO hybrid tomato varieties this season!

Daylily Days June 23rd & 24th, 2012
 Celebrate daylilies, the perfect perennial plant! The 14 acre farm is alive with color as the more than a million daylilies and hundreds of varieties of other unique perennials and grasses explode in summer splendor! Master Gardeners and other local plant experts will be on hand to answer questions, they have informational booths and free tram tours of the farm. Food will be available or you are welcome to pack a picnic. Come stroll the garden paths, find inspiration for your own garden, relax under the oaks, and join  in celebrating the daylily!

SAN DIEGO Evergreen
13650 Carmel Valley Rd
San Diego CA 92130
phone: 858-481-0622
San Diego's Largest Wholesale Nursery open to the public, you have up to 80 acres of actual growing grounds to peruse, your car is your shopping cart, and you'll shop amid professional as well as hobbyist landscapers and gardeners seeking the right Palm Tree, Rose Bush, Top Soil, Fruit Tree, Shade Tree, Groundcovers, Mulches, Bedding Plants, Flowers, and Drought Tolerant Plants for their projects.

TUOLUMNE Maples by Design
by appointment, call  (209) 928-3991
Maples By Design is located just East of the California Central Valley, in the Town of Tuolumne.  With one of the largest collections of maple trees in the world, there are many rare and unusual Japanese maple cultivars. Located in Northern California, they currently have over 450 varieties of maples. The nursery is maintained on three lush acres nestled in The Central Californian Foothills.

POW Nursery is a family-owned-and-operated wholesale nursery in Wilton, California, just outside of Sacramento California. They offer a wide array of plants, shrubs, fruit trees and flowers to choose from. The second generation nursery specializes in crepe myrtles but also carries hundreds of perennials, shrubs, annuals (marigolds to zinnias), and vines. They also carry a variety of Japanese Maples, many different types of shade trees, evergreen trees, palm trees, fruit trees, trees that have excellent fall color, and just about anything you need to make your home or workplace landscape look great.San Antonio Nursery Corp
Started over 18 years ago with 1 acre of land. Since then they have now grown to 70 acre's of beautiful Palm's, Trees and Shrubs. They now have 3 locations in California to serve you, Sun Valley, Fillmore and Bakersfield, each one open to the public.

Sun Valley Location
Monday - Friday 7am -4:00pm
Saturday 7am -12pm
Closed Sundays & Holidays

Fillmore Location:
Monday - Friday 7am -3:30pm
Saturday 7am -12pm
Closed Sundays & Holidays

Bakersfeild Location.
Monday - Saturday 7am -4:30pm
Closed Sundays & Holidays

Garden Glories Nursery
1356 Douglas Drive, Vista, CA 92084
(858) 449-5342
Garden Glories Nursery carries a variety of perennials, specializing in Alstroemeria, or Peruvian Lilies. They also stock a wide variety of succulents, as well has hundreds of other surprises. Garden Glories Nursery is open to the public, most hours of the day. However, due to the size of the business, customers must call ahead for an appointment.ORCHIDS

1. Cal-Orchid, Inc.
1251 Orchid Drive, Santa Barbara
805.967.1312 •
Show hours: 9am–5pm
Regular hours: 9am–4pm
2. Santa Barbara Orchid Estate
1250 Orchid Drive, Santa Barbara
805.967.1284 •
Show hours: 8am–5pm
9am–5pm (Sunday)
Regular hours: 8am–4:30pm
11am–4pm (Sunday)
3. Gallup & Stribling Orchids
3450 Via Real, Carpinteria
Show hours: 8am–4pm (Friday–Sunday)
Regular hours: 10am–5pm (Monday–Friday)
8:30am-5pm (Saturday–Sunday)
4. Westerlay Orchids
3504 Via Real, Carpinteria
Show hours: 8am–5pm (Friday–Saturday)
10am–4pm (Sunday)
Regular hours: 8am–5pm (Monday–Friday)
10am–3pm (Saturday)
5. Orchids Royale
5902 Via Real, Carpinteria
Show hours: 9am–5pm
Regular hours: 9am–5pm
6. Hatfield Orchids
3793 Dufau Road, Oxnard
Show hours: 9am–5pm
Regular hours: 9am–4pm
The California
Orchid Trail
7. Zuma Canyon Orchids
5949 Bonsall Drive, Malibu
Regular hours: 8am–4pm

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