More and more Californians are choosing to use ative plants in their gardens. Why? There’s more to it than water savings and even habitat value – it’s about restoring our uniquely beautiful California look and creating a sense of place in our communities!
“California Fuchsia is one of my favorite California native plants. This low growing perennial has red-orange blooms in the fall that hummingbirds can’t resist!”
– Ann Dalkey
From the Blog
Tish learned from CNPS how to replace a hillside with 30 year-old ice plant to a flourishing native plant garden. She loves all the birds that now visit her garden.
This gardener has spent the last few years learning what plants truly grow best in his area. See his garden's beautiful transformation since 2014.
Patricia's native plant garden is a wild escape featuring a waterway and a diversity of habitats that attract a variety of wildlife.