Access the Garden’s Nursery Inventory

Located in the courtyard at the Garden, the Nursery at Santa Barbara Botanic Garden is open to members and the public year round. Reservations are NOT required to shop.

Choose from the largest selection of California native plants on the central coast. The Nursery is open during regular business hours, closing 30 minutes before gates come down (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) Remember, all members are eligible for a 10% discount – every visit. Not a member yet? Join now for this and other great perks.

Our knowledgeable staff members are available to answer your questions and help you handpick the right California-native plants for your garden. With hundreds of varieties available, there is something for everyone.

Interested in only shopping? No problem.

The Nursery is located at 1212 Mission Canyon Road, just inside the Garden entrance. If you’re interested only in shopping with us, please park in one of our “member” parking spots then check-in at the front kiosk where you’ll be given a shopper pass. 

What native plants do you have in stock?

Our inventory is always changing so stop in and browse our diverse selection of straight species or native cultivars that we have curated based on their unique beauty and utility in designed native gardens. Or, to get a sense of what we have in stock before you visit, check out our inventory list posted below. Right now, we update this list on a monthly basis (at the front of the month) so please be aware that some inventory will sell out.

  • Abutilon palmeri – Palmer’s Indian Mallow 5 gal
  • Achillea millefolium – ‘Cerise Queen’ 1 gal
  • Achillea millefolium ‘Island Pink’ 1 gal
  • Achillea millefolium ‘Little Moonshine’ 1 gal
  • Achillea millefolium ‘Sonoma Coast’ 1 gal
  • Achillea millefolium ‘Sonoma Coast’  4″ 
  • Achillea millefolium ‘Terracotta’ 4″
  • Acmispon glaber – Deerweed 1 gal
  • Adiantum capillus-veneris  ‘Banksianum’-  Maidenhair Fern 1 gal
  • Aesculus californica – California Buckeye 5 gal
  • Agave deserti – Desert Agave 1 gal
  • Alnus rhombifolia – White Alder 1 gal
  • Antirrhinum multiflorum – Withered Snapdragon 1 gal
  • Aquilegia formosa – Western columbine 1 gal
  • Arctostaphylos edmundsii ‘Big Sur’ 1 gal
  • Arctostaphylos ‘Emerald Carpet’ – Emerald Carpet Manzanita 1 gal
  • Arctostaphylos franciscana 1 gal
  • Arctostaphylos hookeri  “Ken Taylor” 5 gal
  • Arctostaphylos hookeri ‘Wayside’- ‘Wayside’ Manzanita 1 gal
  • Arctostaphylos ‘John Dourley’ 1 gal
  • Arctostaphylos ‘Pacific Mist’ – Pacific Mist Manzanita 5 gal
  • Arctostaphylos ‘Sunset’ – Manzanita ‘Sunset’ 1 gal
  • Arctostaphylos uva-ursi ‘Green Bay’ 1 gal
  • Arctostaphylos ‘Vandenberg’ 1 gal
  • Armeria maritima – Pink Sea Thrift 1 gal
  • Armeria maritima ‘Splendens’ 4″
  • Artemisia californica – California sagebrush 1 gal
  • Artemisia californica  ‘Canyon Gray’ – Canyon Gray Sagebrush 4″
  • Artemisia californica  ‘Canyon Gray’ – Canyon Gray Sagebrush 1 gal
  • Artemisia californica ‘Montara’ – Montara Sagebrush  1 gal
  • Artemisia douglasiana – Mugwort 1 gal
  • Artemisia palmeri – San Diego Sagewort 1 gal
  • Artemisia pycnocephala ‘David’s Choice’ 4″
  • Asclepias speciosa – Showy Milkweed 4″
  • Atriplex canescens – Fourwing Saltbush 1 gal
  • Atriplex lentiformis – Quailbush 1 gal
  • Baccharis pilularis ‘Pigeon Point’ – Dwarf Coyote Bush 4 in
  • Baccharis pilularis ‘Pigeon Point’ – Dwarf Coyote Bush 1 gal
  • Baccharis pilularis ssp. consanguinea – Coyote Brush 1 gal
  • Baccharis pilularis ‘Twin Peaks’ 4 ”
  • Baccharis pilularis ‘Twin Peaks’ 1 gal
  • Berberis repens – Creeping Oregon Grape 1 gal
  • Betula occidentalis – Water Birch 5 gal
  • Blechnum spicant – Deer Fern 5 gal
  • Calamagrostis foliosa – Leafy Reed Grass 1 gal
  • Calliandra eriophyla – Pink Fairy Duster 5 gal
  • Calycanthus occidentalis – Spice Bush 1 gal
  • Carex praegracillis – California Field Sedge 4 ”
  • Carpenteria californica ‘Elizabeth’ – Elizabeth bush anemone 5 gal
  • Ceanothus arboreus ‘Powder Blue’ 1 gal
  • Ceanothus arboreus ‘Powder Blue’ 5 gal
  • Ceanothus ‘Frosty Blue’ – Frost Blue Ceanothus 1 gal
  • Ceanothus griseus ‘Yankee Point’ – Yankee Point Ceanothus 1 gal
  • Ceanothus hearstiorum – San Simeon Ceanothus 1 gal
  • Ceanothus impressus x  ‘Concha’ – Concha Ceanothus 1 gal
  • Ceanothus ‘Joan Mirov’ 1 gal Ceanothus ‘Julia Phelps’ 1 gal
  • Ceanothus ‘Ray Hartman’ 15 gal
  • Ceanothus ‘Ray Hartman’ 1 gal
  • Ceanothus ‘Ray Hartman’ 5 gal
  • Ceanothus thrysiflorus ‘Snow Flurry’ 5 gal
  • Ceanothus thyrsiflorus x velutinus ‘Skylark’ 1 gal
  • Cercis occidentalis – Western Redbud 1 gal
  • Cercocarpus betuloides – Mountain Mahogany 1 gal
  • Clinopodium douglasii – Yerba Buena 1 gal
  • Corethrogyne filaginifolia ‘Silver Carpet’ – Silver Carpet Aster 1 gal
  • Cylindropuntia prolifera – Coastal Cholla 4″
  • Cylindropuntia prolifera – Coastal Cholla 1 gal
  • Datura wrightii – Sacred Datura 1 gal
  • Diplacus ‘Burst Lemon’ 1 gal
  • Diplacus ‘Changeling’ – Changeling Monkeyflower 1 gal
  • Diplacus ‘Eleanor’ 1 gal
  • Diplacus ‘Fiesta Marigold’ – Monkeyflower Marigold 1 gal
  • Diplacus ‘Jelly Bean Dark Pink’ –  Monkeyflower ‘Jelly Bean Dark Pink’ 1 gal
  • Diplacus ‘Jelly Bean Gold’ – Jelly Bean Gold Monkeyflower 1 gal
  • Diplacus ‘Jelly Bean Red’ – Jelly Bean Red Monkeyflower 1 gal
  • Diplacus ‘Pamela’ 1 gal
  • Dudleya palmeri – Palmer’s Live-Forever 1 gal
  • Encelia californica – Bush Sunflower 1 gal
  • Encelia farinosa – Brittlebush 1 gal
  • Epipactis gigantea – Stream Orchid 1 gal
  • Equisetum hyemale – Horsetail 1 gal
  • Ericameria ericoides – Mock Heather 1 gal
  • Erigeron glaucus ‘Cape Sebastian’ – Cape Sebastian Seaside Daisy 1 gal
  • Erigeron glaucus ‘Wayne Roderick’ – W. R. Seaside Daisy 4″
  • Erigeron glaucus ‘Wayne Roderick’ – W. R. Seaside Daisy 1 gal
  • Eriogonum cinerem – Ashyleaf Buckwheat 1 gal
  • Eriogonum fasciculatum – California Buckwheat 1 gal
  • Eriogonum fasciculatum ‘Dana Pt.’ – Dana Pt. California Buckwheat 1 gal
  • Eriogonum fasciculatum ‘Theodore Payne’ 1 gal
  • Eriogonum giganteum – St. Catherine’s Lace 1 gal
  • Eriogonum grande var. rubescens – Red Flowered Buckwheat 1 gal
  • Eriogonum parvifolium – Coastal Buckwheat 1 gal
  • Erythranthe guttata – Seep Monkeyflower 1 gal
  • Eschscholzia californica ‘Yukon Gold’ – Yukon Gold CA Poppy 4″
  • Festuca californica – California Fescue 1 gal
  • Festuca idahoensis ‘Tomales Bay’ – Tomales Bay Fescue 1 gal
  • Forestiera pubescens – Desert Olive 1 gal
  • Fragaria chiloensis ‘Chaval’ 4″
  • Fragaria vesca ssp, californica ‘Montana de Oro’ 1 gal
  • Frangula  ‘Eve Case’ – Coffeeberry ‘Eve Case’ 1 gal
  • Frangula californica – Coffeeberry 1 gal
  • Frangula californica ‘Leatherleaf’ – Leatherleaf Coffeeberry 1 gal
  • Frangula ‘Mound San Bruno’ 1 gal
  • Gambelia ‘Firecracker’ – Firecracker Bush Snapdragon 2 gal
  • Gambelia juncea ‘Gran Canon’ 1 gal
  • Gambelia speciosa – Bush Snapdragon 1 gal
  • Gambelia speciosa ‘Pink Panther’ 1 gal
  • Grindelia camporum 1 gal
  • Hazardia squarrosa – Sawtooth Goldenbush 1 gal
  • Hesperocyparis stephensonii 5 gal
  • Hesperoyucca whipplei – Chaparral yucca 1 gal
  • Heteromeles arbutifolia – Toyon 1 gal
  • Heterotheca sessiliflora ‘San Bruno Mountain’ – Golden Aster 1 gal
  • Heuchera ‘Canyon Belle’ – Canyon Belle Coral 1 gal
  • Heuchera ‘Canyon Pink’ – Canyon Pink Coral Bells 1 gal
  • Heuchera ‘Old La Rochette’ 1 gaL
  • Heuchera ‘Santa Ana Cardinal’ – Santa Ana Cardinal Coral Bells 2 gal
  • Horkelia cuneata – Coast Horkelia 4″
  • Iris ‘Big Yellow’ 4″
  • Iris ‘Joey’ 4″
  • Iris ‘Pacific Coast Hybrids’ 4″
  • Iris ‘Pacific Coast Hybrids’ 1 gal
  • Juglans californica – California Black Walnut 5 gal
  • Juglans californica – California Black Walnut 1 gal
  • Juncus acutus – Spiny Rush 1 gal
  • Juncus ‘Occidental Blue’ 1 gal
  • Juncus patens – Common Rush 4″
  • Juncus patens ‘Carman’s Grey’ 1 gal
  • Juncus patens ‘Elks Blue’ – Rush 1 gal
  • Lavatera ‘Black Heart’ – Black Heart Bush Mallow 1 gal
  • Lepechinia calycina – White Pitcher Sage 1 gal
  • Lepechinia fragrans – Fragrant Pitcher Sage 1 gal
  • Leptosyne gigantea – Giant Coreopsis 4″
  • Lewisia longipetala x ‘Little Plum’ Quill-leaved Lewisia 4″
  • Lewisia x cotyledon ‘Rainbow’ – Rainbow Cliff Maids Hybrids 4″
  • Leymus condensatus – ‘Giant Wild Rye’ 1 gal
  • Lobelia dunnii var. serrata 1 gal
  • Lycium brevipes-Baja box-thorn 1 gal
  • Malacothamnus fasciculatus – Chaparral Mallow 1 gal
  • Malosama laurina – Laurel Sumac 1 gal
  • Malva (Lavatera) ‘Purisima’ – Purisima Mallow 5 gal
  • Mammillaria dioica – Fish Hook Cactus 1 gal
  • Mimulus bifidus ‘White’ 4 in
  • Mimulus lewisii 6 in
  • Monardella macrantha ‘Marian Sampson’ – Marian Sampson Scarlet Mondarella 1 gal
  • Monardella villosa – Monardella ‘Russian River’ 4 in
  • Muhlenbergia rigens – Deer Grass 1 gal
  • Myrica californica – Pacific Wax Myrtle 15 gal
  • Myrica californica – Pacific Wax Myrtle 5 gal
  • Nemophila maculata ‘Baby Five Spot’ 1 gal
  • Nemophila menziesi ‘Snow White’ 4in
  • Oxalis oregana ‘Klamath Ruby’ 1 gal
  • Penstemon davidsonii – Davidson’s Penstemon 1 gal
  • Penstemon eatonii-Firecracker Penstemon 1 gal
  • Penstemon heterphyllus ‘Blue Springs’ 4 in
  • Penstemon pseudospectabilis – Desert Penstemon 1 gal
  • Peritoma arborea – Bladderpod 1 gal
  • Phacelia ciiliata 4 in
  • Pinus coulteri – Big Cone Pine 5 gal
  • Platanus racemosa – Western Sycamore 5 gal
  • Polystichum munitum – Western Sword Fern 5 gal
  • Populus trichocarpa – Black Cottonwood 1 gal
  • Potentilla anserina – Silverweed 1 gal
  • Prosopis glandulosa – Honey Mesquite 1 gal
  • Prunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifolia – Hollyleaf Cherry 5 gal
  • Prunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifolia – Hollyleaf Cherry 1 gal
  • Prunus lyonii – Catalina Cherry 5 gal
  • Pycnanthemum californicum-Mountain Mint 4″
  • Quercus agrifolia – Coast Live Oak 5 gal
  • Quercus lobata – Valley Oak 5 gal 
  • Rhamnus crocea – Red berry 1 gal
  • Rhus integrifolia – Lemonade Berry 1 gal
  • Rhus ovata – Sugar Bush 5 gal
  • Rhus ovata – Sugar Bush 1 gal
  • Ribes californicum-Hillside Gooseberry 1 gal
  • Ribes ‘Inverness White’ 1 gal
  • Ribes sanguineum v. glutinosum ‘Claremont’ 1 gal
  • Ribes speciosum – Fuchsia Flowered Gooseberry 1 gal
  • Ribes viburnifolium – Catalina Currant 5 gal
  • Ribes viburnifolium – Catalina Currant 1 gal
  • Romneya coulteri – Matilija poppy 1 gal
  • Rosa californica – California Wild Rose 1 gal
  • Salvia apiana – White Sage 1 gal
  • Salvia ‘Celestial Blue’ 1 gal
  • Salvia clevelandii ‘Winnifred Gilman’ – Winnifred Gilman Sage 1 gal
  • Salvia clevelandii ‘Allen Chickering’ 1 gal
  • Salvia ‘Dara’s Choice’ 1 gal
  • Salvia ‘Dara’s Choice’ 4 in
  • Salvia ‘Pozo Blue’ 1 gal
  • Salvia spathacea – Hummingbird Sage 1 gal
  • Salvia spathacea ‘Avis Keedy’ – Hummingbird Sage 1 gal
  • Salvia ‘Thor’ 1 gal
  • Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea – Blue Elderberry 1 gal
  • Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea – Blue Elderberry 5 gal
  • San Diego Ambrosia – Ambrosia pumila 1 gal
  • Schoenoplectus californicus – California Bullrush 1 gal
  • Scrophularia atrata – Black Flowered Bee Plant 1 gal
  • Scrophularia californica – Bee Plant 4 in
  • Sedum oblanceolatum ‘Cook and Green’ 4 in
  • Senecio palmeri ‘Silver and Gold’ – Guadalupe Island Senecio 5 gal
  • Sisyrinchium bellum ‘Arroyo de la Cruz’ – Arroyo de la Cruz Blue-eyed Grass 1 gal
  • Sisyrinchium ‘Californian Skies’ 4 ”
  • Sisyrinchium ‘Californian Skies’ 1 gal
  • Solanum ‘Spring Frost’ 1 gal
  • Solanum umbelliferum v incanum ‘Indians Grey’ 5 gal
  • Solidago californica – California Goldenrod 1 gal
  • Solidago elongata – Canada Goldenrod 1 gal
  • Sphaeralcea munroana – Munro’s Globemallow 1 gal
  • Vaccinium ovatum – Huckleberry 1 gal
  • Verbena – Verbena lilacina ‘De La Mina’ 1 gal
  • Vitis californica ‘Roger’s Red 5 gal
  • Washingtonia filifera – California Fan Palm 15 gal
  • Woodwardia fimbriata – Giant Chain Fern 1 gal
  • Yucca schidigera – Mojave Yucca 1 gal
Nursery staff sharing their love of native plants