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Turtle Bay's McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Nursery Inventory

We grow drought tolerant plants, California natives, and plants that survive and thrive in our area.


Nursery open every Friday & Saturday, 9am-1pm

Our friendly, expert staff is to here to help you! Not sure what plant to put where? Walk through the Gardens to get ideas, then talk to one of our experts about what plants will work best for your garden!

  • Located at 1100 Arboretum Drive off of North Market Street
  • Have questions? Email us at gardens@turtlebay.org
  • Turtle Bay members receive 20% and volunteers receive 25% discounts year-round!

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Looking for California native plants? Type "Native" in the Common Name field for a list of  our current natives.

Replacing your lawn to be more drought tolerant? Here's a list of plants at Turtle Bay's Nursery that are on the WUCOLS list for drought tolerant gardening and lawn replacement! Click here! 




Browse the Available Nursery Plants

Below is a complete list of current plant inventory in the Turtle Bay Nursery.  CLICK on the plant botanical names below to download PDF information sheets (See example at right).  Information sheets include photos and cultural information for each plant.

We love questions! Come in Fridays and Saturdays 9am-1pm if you have questions about how to use the plants in your garden, or email us at gardens@turtlebay.org.

Botanical Name Common Name Row
Achillea filipendulina Fernleaf Yarrow TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Acorus gramineus 'Variegatus' Variegated Japanese Sweet Flag 4A
Agave americana Century Plant 17A
Agave americana 'Variegata' Variegated Century Plant 17A
Ajuga reptans 'Catlins Giant' Carpet Bugleweed TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Alchemilla mollis Lady's Mantle 4B
Allium cepa var. proliferum Egyptian Onion, Walking Onion 16A
Allium tuberosum Garlic Chives 14.5B
Alnus rhombifolia White Alder - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Aloe maculata Soap Aloe Sold Out
Amaryllis belladonna Naked Ladies 8B
Amorpha californica California False Indigo - CA Native E
Anemone x hybrida Japanese Anemone 4A
Anemone x hybrida 'Hadspen Abundance' Japanese Anemone TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Anemone x hybrida 'September Charm' Japanese Anenome 14A
Anemopsis californica Yerba Mansa - CA Native 3A
Aquilegia chrysantha 'Yellow Queen' Golden Columbine 14B
Arbutus unedo Strawberry Tree TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Arbutus unedo 'Compacta' Strawberry Tree, Compact TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Aristea ecklonii Blue Corn Lily 14A
Aristolochia californica California Pipevine - CA Native 13B
Artemisia abrotanum Southern-Wood 7A
Artemisia douglasiana Western Mugwort - CA Native 13A
Artemisia 'Powis Castle' Artemisia 7B
Aster cordifolius Blue Wood Aster 5B
Aster ericoides Heath Aster 4.5B
Atriplex lentiformis breweri Saltbush - CA Native C
Baccharis pilularis ‘Twin Peaks’ Dwarf Coyote Bush D
Baccharis pilularis subsp. consanguinea Coyote Brush - CA Native F
Baeckea virgata Baekea TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Bambusa Multiplex 'Fernleaf" Fernleaf Bamboo 14.5B
Baptisia australis Blue False Indigo Sold Out
Berberis (Mahonia) aquifolium 'Compacta' Compact Oregon Grape - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Bergenia ciliata Hairy Bergenia 4B
Billbergia nutans Queen's Tears 4A
Bletilla striata Chinese Ground Orchid 4B
Bouteloua gracilis Blue Grama Grass - CA Native B
Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight' Black Knight Butterfly Bush 5B
Buddleja lindleyana Lindley's Butterfly Bush 4.5
Caesalpinia gilliesii Yellow Bird of Paradise TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Callicarpa bodinieri 'Profusion' Bodinier Beautyberry 14.5B
Calycanthus occidentalis Spice Bush - CA Native 13A & H
Campanula poscharskyana Serbian Bellflower 14A
Carex albula Curly Blonde Sedge 14A
Carex barbarae Santa Barbara Sedge - CA Native C
Carex divulsa (tumulicola) Eurasian Sedge (Berkeley Sedge) 4.5A
Carex morrowii 'Variegata' Variegated Japanese Sedge 13A
Carex testacea New Zealand Sedge 5A
Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Blue Beard' Blue Beard 8A, 8B
Centaurea gymnocarpa Velvet Centaurea 7A
Cephalanthus occidentalis californicus Buttonwillow - CA Native 13A
Cerastium tomentosum Snow in Summer TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides Dwarf Plumbago TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Cercis canadensis Eastern Redbud 14.5B
Cercis chinensis Chinese Redbud TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Cercis occidentalis Western Redbud - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Chasmanthium latifolium Sea Oats 14A
Chiltalpa (xChitalpa) tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn' Chitalpa 19A
Chionanthus retusus Chinese Fringe Tree 14.5B
Chlorogalum pomeridianum Soap Root C
Cistanthe grandiflora 'Brightness' Rock Purslane 5B
Cistus hybridus (x corbariensis) White Rockrose TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Cistus incanus Hairy Rockrose 8B
Cistus salviifolius Sageleaf Rockrose 9A
Cistus x pulverulentus 'Sunset" Rockrose 9A
Cistus x purpureus Orchid Rockrose TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Cistus x skanbergii Coral Rockrose 9A
Clematis ligusticifolia Western Clematis - CA Native 3A
Clerodendrum bungei Cashmere Bouquet 14A
Cornus stolonifera baileyi Redtwig Dogwood - CA Native 13B
Cornus stolonifera yellow Yellowtwig Dogwood - CA Native 13A
Cotula lineariloba Brass Buttons 4.5B
Cyperus alternifolius 'Gracilis' Dwarf Papyrus 4.5B
Deschampsia cespitosa Tufted Hair Grass - CA Native 13A
Deutzia scabra 'Pride of Rochester' Deutzia 'Pride of Rochester' 14.5B
Dianellia caerulea Blue Flax Lily 14A
Dicentra formosa Western Bleeding Heart - CA Native 3A
Epilobium californica 'Silver Leaf Form' Silver Leaf California Fuchsia - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Equisetum scirpoides Dwarf Horsetail Rush 4B
Eragrostis chloromelas Love Grass 6A
Erigeron karvinskianus Santa Barbara Daisy 6A
Eriogonum fasciculatum California Buckwheat - CA Native D
Eriogonum nudum Naked Buckwheat - CA Native C
Euonymus alatus Burning Bush 4.5B
Euphorbia characias Euphorbia 17A
Euphorbia cyparissias Cypress Spurge 5B
Euphorbia rigida Euphorbia 17A
Festuca idahoensis 'Siskiyou Blue' Siskiyou Blue Grass - CA Native 3B
Fragaria chiloensis Beach Strawberry - CA Native 3B
Frangula californica (see Rhamnus californica) Coffeeberry 13A
Fraxinus latifolia Oregon Ash - CA Native 13B
Fuchsia regia Vining Fuchsia TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Gaillardia 'Maxima Aurea' Blanket Flower 5A
Galium odoratum Sweet Woodruff 4.5A
Gomphostigma virgatum Otterbush 5A
Grevillea lanigera 'Mount Tamboritha' Prostrate Wooly Grevillea TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Grevillea lavandulacea 'Penola' Penola Lavender Grevillea TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Grevillea victoriae Royal Grevillea TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Haloragis erecta 'Wellington Bronze' Erect Seaberry 4B
Hedychium coronarium Ornamental Ginger 14.5A
Hemerocallis 'Kwanso' Hybrid Daylily 4.5B
Heteromeles arbutifolia Toyon - CA Native 13A
Hibiscus coccineus Star of Texas 4.5B
Hieracium maculatum Spotted Hawkweed 5A
Hyalis argentea var. argentea Olivillo or Blanquillo 7A
Hypericum androsaemum 'Albury Purple' St. Johnswort 14B
Iris germanica 'Pledge Allegiance' Bearded Iris 17B
Iris pseudacorus Yellow Flag Iris 14.5B
Juncus effusus var. pacificus Pacific Rush - CA Native 13B
Juncus patens 'Carman's Gray' California Gray Rush - CA Native G
Juncus patens 'Occidental Blue' California Gray Rush - CA Native 13B
Juncus tenuis Pathway Rush - CA Native 13B
Juncus xiphioides Irisleaf Rush - CA Native 13B
Lamiastrum galeobdolon Yellow Archangel 4A
Laurus nobilis Bay Laurel TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote Blue' English Lavender TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Lavandula 'Goodwin Creek Grey' Lavender Hybrid TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Lavandula stoechas Spanish Lavender TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Leonotis leonurus Lion's Tail 4.5B
Libertia grandiflora New Zealand Iris 14A
Lobelia laxiflora Mexican Lobelia TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Lonicera fragrantissima Winter Honeysuckle 14B
Lupinus albifrons Silver Bush Lupine Shade
Lychnis coronaria Rose Campion 7A
Lysimachia ciliata 'Atropurpurea' Loosestrife 14A
Lysimachia nummularia 'Aurea' Golden Creeping Jenny 4A
Mahonia (Berberis aquifolium 'Compacta') Oregon Grape See Berberis aquifolium 'Compacta'
Miscanthus sinensis condensatus 'Cosmopolitan' Maiden Grass 'Cosmopolitan' 5B
Miscanthus sinensis 'Strictus' Porcupine Grass 5B
Miscanthus sinensis 'Yaku Jima' Maiden Grass 'Yaku Jima' 5B
Muhlenbergia rigens Deer Grass - CA Native B
Myrtus communis True Myrtle 8B
Myrtus communis 'Compacta Variegata' Dwarf Variegated Myrtle 18B
Nassella (Stipa) tenuissima Mexican Feather Grass 6A
Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant' Catmint 5A
Oenothera elata hookeri Hooker's Evening Primrose - CA Native A
Panicum virgatum 'Heavy Metal' Switch Grass 5B
Panicum virgatum 'Prairie Sky' Switch Grass 5B
Patrinia scabiosafolia Patrinia 14B
Pavonia hastata Cape Mallow 9A
Pelargonium graveolens Rose-scented Geranium 14.5A
Pelargonium graveolens 'Robert's Lemon Scented Rose' Lemon Scented Geranium TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Pelargonium sidoides 'Burgundy Form' Burgundy Pelargonium 14.5B
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Moudry' Black-Seeded Fountain Grass 5B
Pennisetum 'Fairy Tails' Fountain Grass 5B
Penstemon 'Garnet' Garnet Penstemon 4.5B
Penstemon heterophyllus 'Margarita BOP' Margarita BOP Foothill Penstemon - CA Native A
Penstemon 'Midnight' Penstemon 5A
Persicaria virginiana 'Painter's Palette' Knotweed 14B
Phalaris arundinacea picta 'Feesey' Ribbon Grass 4A
Phlomis fruticosa Jerusalem Sage 7B
Phlomis lanata Jerusalem Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Phlomis purpurea Jerusalem Sage 7B
Phygelius x rectus 'African Queen' Cape Fuchsia 4.5B
Phygelius x rectus 'Moonraker' Cape Fuchsia 4.5B
Plantago major 'Atropurpurea' Purple Plantain 14.5A
Polianthes tuberosa Tuberose 4.5A
Punica granatum 'Nana' Dwarf Pomegranate 6A
Quercus douglasii Blue Oak - CA Native F
Quercus lobata Valley Oak - CA Native F
Quercus macrocarpa Burr Oak 14.5B
Quercus palustris Pin Oak 14.5B
Quercus suber Cork Oak 19A
Quercus wislizeni Interior Live Oak - CA Native F
Rehmannia elata Chinese Foxglove 4B
Rhamnus (Frangula) californica Coffeeberry 13A
Rhus (Searsia) lancea African Sumac 18B
Rhus typhina Staghorn Sumac TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Ribes viburnifolium Evergreen Currant - CA Native 3B
Rosa banksiae 'Alba Plena' White Lady Banks' Rose TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Rosa banksiae 'Lutea' Double Yellow Lady Banks' Rose 5A
Rosa chinensis 'Mutabilis' Mutabilis Rose 5A
Rosa 'Sally Holmes' Shrub Musk Rose TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Rosa sp. Wild White Rose Species Rose - CA Native 3A
Rosa wichuraiana Memorial Rose 5A
Rosmarinus officinalis 'Collingwood Ingram' Collingwood Ingram' TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Rosmarinus officinalis 'Majorca Pink' Rosemary 7B
Rosmarinus officinalis 'Tuscan Blue' Rosemary 16B
Salix purpurea Purple Osier 5A
Salvia chamaedryoides Germander Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia elegans Pineapple Sage 14.5B
Salvia greggii 'Light Pink Autumn Sage' Light Pink Autumn Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia greggii 'Lipstick' 'Lipstick' Pink Autumn Sage 15A
Salvia greggii 'Purple Autumn Sage' Purple Autumn Sage 15A
Salvia greggii 'Red Autumn Sage' Red Autumn Sage 15A
Salvia guaranitica 'Black and Blue' Anise-Scented Sage 14.5B
Salvia involucrata Roseleaf Sage 14.5B
Salvia leucophylla Purple or Gray Sage - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia lyrata Lyreleaf Sage 15B
Salvia lyrata 'Purple Volcano' Lyreleaf Sage 14.5A
Salvia microphylla 'Hot Lips' Hot Lips Sage 15A
Salvia microphylla 'Red Velvet' Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia microphylla 'Rosita' Rosita Littleleaf Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia microphylla 'San Carlos Festival' San Carlos Festival Sage 15A
Salvia 'Sally Greenwood' Sally Greenwood Sage 15A
Salvia sclarea Clary Sage 15A
Salvia superba 'Rose Queen' Garden Sage Sold Out
Sambucus nigra 'Variegata' Variegated Black Shade Area
Searsia (Rhus) lancea African Sumac See Rhus lancea
Sedum 'Autumn Joy' Stonecrop 5B
Sedum kamtschaticum Sedum 4B
Sedum moranense Red Stonecrop 5A
Sedum rupestre Spruce Sedum 5A
Sedum rupestre 'Angelina' Angelina Sedum 5A
Sequoia sempervirens Coastal Redwood - CA Native 3A
Sidalcea malviflora 'Palustre' Checkerbloom - CA Native C
Sisyrinchium idahoense bellum Native Blue-eyed Grass - CA Native B
Solanum laxum (jasminoides) White Potato Vine 4.5B
Solidago canadensis 'Summer Showers' Summer Showers Goldenrod 5B
Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks' Goldenrod 5B
Stachys byzantina 'Countess Helen von Stein' Lamb's Ears TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Stipa (Nassella) gigantea Giant Feather Grass 6B
Stipa (Nassella) tenuissima Mexican Feather Grass See Nassella tenuissima
Symphoricarpos albus Common Snowberry - CA Native 3B
Teucrium fruticans Bush Germander 9B
Thymus pseudolanuginosus Wooly Thyme 5A
Verbena bonariensis Tall Verbena 8A
Verbena lasiostachys Western Vervain - CA Native C
Verbena rigida 'Polaris' Verbena 6B
Veronica liwanensis Veronica Sold Out
Veronica peduncularis 'Georgia Blue' Speedwell 4.5A
Vitex rotundifolia Beach Vitex 5A
Vitis californica California Grape - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Zauschneria (see Epilobium) California fuchsia A

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