Our Native Plant Nursery at Kezar Gardens is a unique initiative meant to educate, propagate, and initiate new projects with the mission of restoring native plants back to their natural habitat.  San Francisco is one of the most unique landscapes in the world, hosting indigenous plants not found anywhere else on earth.

Native Plants: Habitat for all native wildlife, adapted to local environmental conditions, foundation for all earth’s ecosystems.  DROUGHT TOLERANT.

AUGUST SPECIAL!!!

FREE San Francisco Native Plant Starts-LIMIT 5 per person.  Each additional plant cost $5.  Stop by the nursery soon!  This won’t last.

The nursery is open everyday and offers a range of native starts to pick from including those pictured here.

Mimulus Aurantiacus

BUSH MONKEY FLOWER
Mimilus aurantiacas
Notes: SUN, 4-5 ft, yellow-orange blooms, attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.

Aster Chilensis

COAST ASTER
Aster Chilensis
Notes: SUN, 3-4 ft, blue flowers, spreads, attracts bees and butterflies.

Achilla Millefolium

YARROW
Achilla Millefolium
Notes: SUN, 2 ft, white blooms, spreads, attracts bees and butterflies.

Grindelia Stricta

SPREADING GUM PLANT
Grindelia Stricta
Notes: Sun/part Shadow, ground cover, yellow bloom, attracts bees.

Clarkia Rubicunda

FAREWELL-TO -SPRING
Clarkia Rubicunda
Notes: SUN, 4-6 inches, pink blooms, annual, reseeds easily, attracts bees.

Aguilegia Formosa

CRIMSON COLUMBINE
Aguilegia Formosa
Notes: Shaded, part sun, 3-4 ft. Red and Yellow blooms, attracts hummingbirds.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Greg Gaar founded the Native Plant Nursery at Kezar a decade ago.  See him in his element in the this video!