Featured Plants

FEATURED PLANTS FROM SAN MARCOS GROWERS

Long John Grevillea

This delicate looking shrub  has thick, sturdy brown stems with bright green, needle-like leaves and elegant red flowers.

Mexican Palo Verde

This tree is very fast growing with sparse foliage and long narrow leaves. Yellow flowers with orange red throats bloom sporadically.

Geelaalwyn

Geelaalwyn is a succulent in the Aloe family with densely packed upright gray-green leaves and sharp reddish spines.

San Marcos Growers are a wholesale plant nursery located in the Goleta Valley, just north of Santa Barbara, California. Since 1979 they have grown plants appropriate to California’s mediterranean climate, including many California native plants, as well as vines, trees, shrubs, ferns, perennials, succulents, ornamental grasses and grass-like plants from other areas around the world.

 

Their new plants are distributed throughout California to retail nurseries and landscape professionals.

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FEATURED PLANTS FROM GREENWOOD GARDEN

Punch Geranium

This compact plant can be used as a small scale ground cover and grows as a cluster of silvery green foliage.

Queen of Hearts Geranium

This fast growing perennial reaches 24″ tall and 30” wide with silvery green foliage and stunning dark red flowers.

Copthorne Geranium

This geranium grows to 3’ tall and wide with broad green leaves and lavender flowers almost all year long.

Greenwood Garden finds, breeds and grows regionally superior perennials for California landscape professionals and avid gardeners. They have plenty of daylilies, irises and pelargoniums along with their new lilac, reblooming agapanthus and landscape roses.

 

Landscape and nursery professionals are welcome all year by appointment, and can request our trade reference/price list by emailing  info@greenwoodgarden.com.

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FEATURED PLANTS FROM WATERWISE BOTANICALS

Grey Desert Spoon

Grey desert spoon develops a short, thick trunk while reaching 6′ tall and wide with 3′ long leaves that look like swords.

Parasol Aeonium

This plant grows rosettes 8-15″ across and has long narrow gray-green leaves loosely arranged with reddish edges.

Starfish Aloe

This medium-sized aloe suckers readily with many upright stems and grows in open rosettes one to two feet in diameter.

Waterwise Botanicals is more than a nursery and welcomes both homeowners and the landscape trade industry. They are always striving to assure convenience and confidence as they continue to offer quality and diversity of plant material. They have acres of beautiful nursery and growing grounds, including demonstration gardens, ponds, and a shade house full of creative treasures to inspire you.

 

Their plants are distributed throughout Southern California to retail nurseries and landscape professionals.

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FEATURED PLANTS FROM EL NATIVO GROWERS

Anigozanthos ‘Big Red’

‘Big Red’ is a perennial with dark green, smooth, sword-like evergreen leaves. It produces spikes of striking tubular, red flowers that look like claws.

Heuchera ‘Wendy’

‘Wendy’ prefers dry, shady conditions. Once established, they require virtually no care other than removal of the dead flowers after bloom.

Firecracker Penstemon

This perennial has bright green leaves form a rosette at the base of the plant. Scarlet spikes of flowers appear late winter to spring.

El Nativo Growers specializes in high quality plants from California, Australia and other Mediterranean climates that thrive in the Southern California environment.  Their species list consists of unusual, hard to find, and standard stock material. The majority of  these species are drought tolerant. They produce material from 4″ to 24″ box specimens and most sizes in between. They grow groundcovers, shrubs, trees, and perennials in addition to grass and grass-like species and provide contract-growing arrangements for variety of projects.

 

Their plants are distributed throughout California to retail nurseries and landscape professionals.

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FEATURED PLANTS FROM MOUNTAIN STATES NURSERY

Pink Muhly ‘Regal Mist’®

This fast growing grass forms a three foot dense rosette. During the bloom period in fall, frothy deep pink flowers cover the plant.

Acacia aneura

This slow growing graceful tree reaches fifteen to twenty feet tall.  It has tiny rod shaped yellow flowers appear in spring and needs only monthly water.

Dalea ‘Sierra Gold’®

This small, usually evergreen groundcover-like shrub grows to 1′ high and 3′ wide. Yellow spikes bloom in spring and then again in fall.

Mountain States Wholesale Nursery offers over 450 taxa of desert-adapted trees, shrubs, ornamental grasses, accents, flowering perennials, groundcovers and vines. They specialize in providing landscape plants that combine beauty and water economy. It is their goal to provide quality plant material to allow the fulfillment of design concepts that reflect the spirit and the beauty of the desert.

 

Their plants are sold to wholesale customers across the country.

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FEATURED PLANTS FROM SAN MARCOS GROWERS

Acacia cognata ‘Cousin Itt’

This low shiny ground cover has a low mounding form. It does well in inland or coastal settings, needing little care once established.

Salvia greggii ‘Furman’s Red’

This semigreen sprawling shrub has pale green leave and blooms tubular flowers that are red, pink, or white in the spring and fall.

Miscanthus ‘Morning Light’

The ‘Morning Light’ is a taller variety, growing to 6′-8′ tall with delicate feathery plumes and very thin graceful leaves.

San Marcos Growers are a wholesale plant nursery located in the Goleta Valley, just north of Santa Barbara, California. Since 1979 they have grown plants appropriate to California’s mediterranean climate, including many California native plants, as well as vines, trees, shrubs, ferns, perennials, succulents, ornamental grasses and grass-like plants from other areas around the world.

 

Their new plants are distributed throughout California to retail nurseries and landscape professionals.

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FEATURED PLANTS FROM TERRA NOVA NURSERY

Kniphofia ‘Fire Glow’

‘Fire Glow Poker’ forms numerous spikes of florescent red flowers.

Kniphofia ‘Pineapple Popsicle’

‘Pineapple Popsicle’ forms numerous spikes of florescent yellow flowers.

Kniphofia ‘Orange Vanilla Popsicle’

‘Orange Vanilla Popsicle’ blooms orange top and white bottom spiked flowers.

TERRA NOVA® Nurseries has grown from a tiny lab and greenhouse to a world leader in perennial plant breeding. They have enriched the horticultural world with over 700 new varieties and over 30 of the new introductions have been recognized with national and international awards.

 

Their new plant introductions are distributed world-wide to wholesalers, garden centers, and mail-order companies.

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FEATURED PLANTS FROM GREENWOOD GARDEN

Iris ‘Frequent Flyer’

 ‘Frequent Flyer’ is a tall bearded iris that blooms up to 5 times per year.

Iris ‘Total Recall’

‘Total Recall’ is a tall bearded iris that produces yellow blooms.

Hemerocallis ‘Dusky Rouge’

‘Dusky Rouge’ blooms smoky peach blooms any month of year.

Greenwood Garden finds, breeds and grows regionally superior perennials for California landscape professionals and avid gardeners. They have plenty of daylilies, irises and pelargoniums along with their new lilac, reblooming agapanthus and landscape roses.

 

Landscape and nursery professionals are welcome all year by appointment, and can request our trade reference/price list by emailing  info@greenwoodgarden.com.

Visit Greenwood Garden >

FEATURED PLANTS FROM MOUNTAIN STATES NURSERY

Calliandra eriophylla

This fine-textured shrub grows 3′ tall and 3′-4′ wide. It blooms heavily in spring and intermittently through the rest of year in response to moisture.

Baileya multiradiata

Desert Marigold is a fast growing annual or biennial, forming clumps of soft woolly gray leaves. It has bright, yellow daisy-like flowers that appear spring through fall.

Euphorbia rigida

Silver Spurge is a semi upright shrub that grows to 2 ft. high and 3 ft. wide. It has attractive blue-green leaves configured in spirals around the upright stems.

Mountain States Wholesale Nursery offers over 450 taxa of desert-adapted trees, shrubs, ornamental grasses, accents, flowering perennials, groundcovers and vines. They specialize in providing landscape plants that combine beauty and water economy. It is their goal to provide quality plant material to allow the fulfillment of design concepts that reflect the spirit and the beauty of the desert.

 

Their plants are sold to wholesale customers across the country.

Visit Mountain States Wholesale Nursery