A Native Garden

Resources

Books:

"California Native Plants for the Garden"
by Carol Bornstein, David Fross, Bart O'Brien

"Native landscaping from LA to El Paso"
by Sally and Andy Wasowski

"The gardens of Gertrude Jekyll"
by Richard Bisgrove

"The Encyclopedia of Grasses for Livable Landscape"
by Rick Darke

"Grasses: Versatile Partners for Uncommon Garden Design"
by Nancy Ondra 

Nurseries and Arboretums in our area:

Tree of Life Nursery 
www.californianativeplants.com
San Juan Capistrano

Hortense Miller’s garden 
www.hortensemillergarden.org/ 
Laguna Beach

Shipley Nature Center 
www.shipleynature.org/ 
Huntington Beach

Golden West College 
www.goldenwestcollege.edu/garden/ 
Huntington Beach

UCI Arboretum
arboretum.bio.uci.edu/plantexhib.cfm 
Irvine

Fullerton Arboretum
fullertonarboretum.org/home.php
Fullerton

South Coast
www.southcoastbotanicgarden.org/home.html
Palos Verdes

Rancho Los Alamitos
www.rancholosalamitos.com/renovations/native_garden/index.html
Long Beach

El Dorado
www.longbeach.gov/naturecenter/default.asp 
Long Beach

Las Pilitas Nursery
www.laspilitas.com 
Escondido

San Diego Botanic Gardens
www.sdbgarden.org/ 
Encinitas

Agua Hedionda Lagoon 
www.aguahedionda.org/NativePlantGarden.htm 
Carlsbad

Manhattan beach Botanical 
www.manhattanbeachbotanicalgarden.org/

Theodore Payne
www.theodorepayne.org/ 
Sun Valley

Huntington Library
www.huntington.org/huntingtonlibrary.aspx?id=210&linkidentifier=id&itemid=210 
San Marino

LA Arboretum
www.arboretum.org 
Arcadia

Rancho Santa Ana Botanical Gardens
www.rsabg.org 
Claremont