Front yard


Native plants

  • Arroyo Lupine – Lupinus succulentus (Wildflower)
  • Baby Blue Eyes – Nemophila menziesii (Wildflower)
  • Blue-eyed grass – Sisyrinchium bellum
  • Blue-eyed grass – Sisyrinchium bellum  ‘Rocky Point’  Dwarf
  • Blue dicks – Dichelostemma  capitatum (Bulb)
  • Blue Flax – Linum perenne ssp. lewisii (Wildflower)
  • Brodiaea elegans (blub)
  • California Aster – Aster chilensis
  • California Buckwheat – Eriogonum fasciculatum     
  • California Fescue – Festuca Californica
  • California Pipevine – Aristolochia californica 
  • California Poppy – Eschscholzia californica (Wildflower)
  • Ceanothus – Ceanothus gloriosus ‘Heart’s Desire’
  • Ceanothus – Ceanothus thyrsiflorus ‘Skylark’
  • Chinese Houses – Collinsia heterophylla (Wildflower)
  • Clarkia – Clarkia amoena  ‘Farewell-to-Spring’ (Wildflower)
  • Clematis – Clematis lasiantha ‘Pipestem Clematis’
  • Coast Live Oak – Quercus agrifolia
  • Coast Silk Tassel  – Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’
  • Coastal Buckwheat  – Eriogonum latifolium
  • Common Rush – Juncus patens  
  • Cow Clover – Trifolium wormskioldii
  • Coyote bush – Baccharis pilularis ‘Pigeon Pt.’ Dwarf Coyote Bush
  • Coyote Bush – Baccharis pilularis Standard Coyote Bush
  • Coyote Mint – Monardella villosa  
  • Douglas Iris – Iris douglasiana (Bulb)  
  • Dune sedge – Carex Pansa
  • Fuschia – Zauschneria californica       
  • Giant Wild Rye – Elymus condensatus ‘Canyon Prince’
  • Gilia globe (Wildflower)
  • Gilia tricolor (Wildflower)
  • Glassy Onion – Allium  hyalinum (blub)
  • Golden globe lily, golden fairy lantern – Calochortus amabilis (Bulb)
  • Goldenrod – Solidago canadensis     
  • Goldfields – Lasthenia glabrata (Wildflower)
  • Golden stars – Bloomeria crocea (Bulb)
  • Grape – Vitis californica     
  • Gum Plant – Grindelia stricta venulosa     
  • Hazelnut – Corylus cornuta californica        
  • Holly-leafed cherry – Prunus ilicifolia
  • Hummingbird sage – Salvia spathacea        
  • Island Bush Snapdragon  – Galvezia speciosa
  • Jewel flower – Streptanthus albidus peramoena  (Wildflower)
  • Manzanita  – Arctostaphylos ‘Dr. Hurd’
  • Manzanita – Arctostaphylos refugioensis  ‘Refugio Manzanita’
  • Manzanita – Arctostaphylos stanfordiana bakeri ‘Louis Edmunds’
  • Meadow onion – Allium unifolium (bulb)
  • Milkwood – Asclepias speciosa ‘Showy Milkweed’
  • Mock Orange – Philadelphus lewisii californica ‘Goose Creek’
  • Oregon grape – Berberis ‘Golden Abundance’     Bush Barberry
  • Oregon grape – Berberis repens  Creeping Barberry
  • Pink Flowering Currant – Ribes sanguineum glutinosum ‘Claremont’
  • Poppies – Eschscholzia californica (Wildflower)
  • Quamash – Camassia quamash (Bulb)
  • Red Climbing Penstemon – Keckiella cordifolia
  • Redbud – Cercis occidentalis
  • Ruby Buckwheat – Eriogonum grande rubescens
  • Rudy Ithuriel’s Spear – Triteleia laxa ‘Rudy’  (Bulb)
  • Salvia – Salvia ‘Pozo blue’
  • Seep Monkeyflower – Mimulus guttatus     
  • Silver Bush Lupine –   Lupinus albifrons
  • Snowberry – Symphoricarpos albus ‘Tilden Park’
  • Snowdrop Bush – Styrax officinalis     
  • Soap Lily — Chlorogalum pomeridianum (Bulb)
  • Sticky monkey flower – Diplacus aurantiacus
  • Sunflakes – Camissonia bistorta
  • Tidy Tips – Layia platyglossa  (Wildflower)
  • Toyon – Heteromeles arbutifolia
  • Triteleia  peduncularis(Bulb)
  • Verbena – Verbena lilacina ‘De la Mina’
  • Yarrow – Achillea millefolium ‘Sonoma Coast’
  • Yellow Climbing Penstemon – Keckiella antirrhinoides     
  • Yellow-eyed grass – Sisyrinchium californicum        

 

Courtyard & Pot Pond

  • Bush Anemone – Carpenteria californica
  • California Bay Laurel – Umbellularia californica     
  • Desert olive – Forestiera neomexicana
  • Dune sedge – Carex Pansa        
  • Fuschia – Zauschneria californica        
  • Giant Coreopsis – Coreopsis gigantea
  • Horsetail – Equisetum hyemale
  • Lewisia cotyledon
  • Manzanita
  • Mountain mahogany – Cercocarpus betuloides
  • Seep Monkeyflower – Mimulus guttatus    
  • Sugarbush – Rhus ovata
  • Piggy-Back Plant – Tolmiea menziesii        
  • Woodland Strawberry – Fragaria californica
  • Yarrow
  • Yellow-eyed grass – Sisyrinchium californicum
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