Natives in Your Garden

Your California Native Plant
Gardening Resource 

From planning to planting and year-round maintenance, let the Garden help you with your California native plant gardening needs:

  • Plant Lists for Your Home Garden
  • Ask the Garden Experts
  • The native garden year-round calendar
  • Tips for planning, planting and maintaining your native plant garden

Native plant resources for your specific gardening needs

Be sure to check this page regularly for updated information as we build this native plant gardening resource.

image of Nursery Manager Bruce Reed providing consultation to a customer at SBBG

SBBG 'Gardening with Natives' Blog

This new Garden blog will feature articles by Garden staff including the most recent articles by Horticulturist, Bruce Reed, appearing in the Santa Barbara News Press, with archives of past articles.

image of plants at the SBBG Garden Growers Nursery

Plant Availability
in the Garden Growers Nursery

The Garden Growers Nursery is a year-round, retail nursery located here at the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

Download the current SBBG Garden Growers Plant Availability List