Fall is the best time to plant native plants throughout most of California. Here’s what you need to grow native plants unique to your corner of California and transform your garden into a home for wildlife.
Garden like life depends on it” – Doug Tallamy
The right plants for your location
Selecting the right native plants for your location is the first and possibly most important step to creating a successful native plant garden. Using Calscape.org, you can:
- Search by location, plant name, water needs, and more
- Get detailed plant information and growing tips
- Create and share your own plant lists
- Find nurseries near you and check available inventory
The right plant in the right place will set your garden up for success!
Using Calscape is easy!
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Creating an account will allow you to save plants to your personalized plant list. Start as many lists as you need, and share them with others!
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Add plants to your lists. Create one or many. You can also download detailed spreadsheets to bring to the nursery.
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Find a nursery near you by using the interactive map tool. Check inventory right from the site to see where you can purchase your plants!
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Discover the plants of your Naturehood
The California Native Plant Society is dedicated to celebrating California’s native plant heritage and preserving it for future generations.