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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.

Updating your garden, or 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

Listed below is the recently updated 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.

Please note: we work to keep the inventory up-to-date, but availability is subject to change.

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
Acacia baileyana 'Purpurea' Purple Bailey Acacia 4.5B
Acacia cultriformis Knife-leaf Acacia 18A
Achillea millefolium Common Yarrow - CA Native A
Achillea millefolium rosea Pink Yarrow - CA Native G
Achillea millefolium 'Rubra' Red Yarrow 5A
Aesculus californica California Buckeye TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Agave americana Century Plant 17A
Agave americana 'Variegata' Variegated Century Plant 17A
Agave parryii Parry's Agave 17A
Ajuga reptans 'Catlins Giant' Carpet Bugleweed TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Alchemilla mollis Lady's Mantle TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Allium cepa var. proliferum Egyptian Onion, Walking Onion 16A
Allium tuberosum Garlic Chives 7A
Amaryllis belladonna Naked Ladies 7A
Amorpha californica California False Indigo - CA Native E
Anemone x hybrida Japanese Anemone 4A
Anemone x hybrida 'Hadspen Abundance' Japanese Anemone 4A
Aquilegia chrysantha 'Yellow Queen' Golden Columbine 14B
Arbutus unedo 'Compacta' Strawberry Tree, Compact 14.5B
Aristea ecklonii Blue Corn Lily TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Aristolochia californica California Pipevine - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Artemisia abrotanum Southern-Wood 7A
Artemisia douglasiana Western Mugwort - CA Native 13A
Artemisia 'Powis Castle' Artemisia 18A
Asclepias fascicularis Narrow Leaf Milkweed E
Aster cordifolius Blue Wood Aster 5B
Aster ericoides Heath Aster 4.5B
Atriplex lentiformis breweri Saltbush - CA Native C
Austrostipa ramoissima Pillar of Smoke 15A
Baccharis pilularis subsp. consanguinea Coyote Brush - CA Native E
Bambusa Multiplex 'Fernleaf" Fernleaf Bamboo 14.5B
Bergenia ciliata Hairy Bergenia 4A
Bergenia cordifolia Heartleaf Bergenia 4A
Bouteloua gracilis Blue Grama Grass - CA Native A
Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight' Black Knight Butterfly Bush 5B
Buddleja davidii 'White Profusion' White Profusion Butterfly Bush 5B
Caesalpinia gilliesii Yellow Bird of Paradise 19A
Callicarpa bodinieri 'Profusion' Bodinier Beautyberry 14.5B
Calocedrus decurrens Incense Cedar - CA Native 3A
Calycanthus occidentalis Spice Bush - CA Native 13A & G
Campanula poscharskyana Serbian Bellflower 14A
Carex albula Curly Blonde Sedge 14A
Carex barbarae Santa Barbara Sedge - CA Native C
Carex buchananii Leather Leaf Sedge TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Carex divulsa (tumulicola) Eurasian Sedge (Berkeley Sedge) 14A
Carex morrowii 'Variegata' Variegated Japanese Sedge 4B
Carex testacea New Zealand Sedge 15A
Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Blue Beard' Blue Beard 8A
Casaurina cunninghamiana She-Oak 9A
Centaurea gymnocarpa Velvet Centaurea 7A
Cephalanthus occidentalis californicus Buttonwillow - CA Native G
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides Dwarf Plumbago 4.5A
Ceratothica triloba African Foxglove 4A
Cercis canadensis Eastern Redbud 14.5B
Chasmanthium latifolium Sea Oats 14A
Chiltalpa (xChitalpa) tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn' Chitalpa TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Chionanthus retusus Chinese Fringe Tree 14.5B
Chlorogalum pomeridianum Soap Root G
Chrysanthemum morifolium 'Hillside Sheffield Pink' Garden Mum 5B
Cistanthe grandiflora 'Brightness' Rock Purslane 5B
Cistus hybridus (x corbariensis) White Rockrose 9A
Cistus incanus Hairy Rockrose 9A
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 yellow Yellowtwig Dogwood - CA Native 13A
Cotula lineariloba Brass Buttons 5A
Cuphea 'Strybing Sunset' Strybing Sunset Cuphea 4.5B
Cyperus alternifolius 'Gracilis' Dwarf Papyrus 4.5A
Deschampsia cespitosa Tufted Hair Grass - CA Native 13A
Deutzia scabra 'Pride of Rochester' Deutzia 'Pride of Rochester' 14.5B
Epilobium californica California Fuchsia TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Epilobium 'Silver Select' California Fuchsia - CA Native A
Equisetum scirpoides Dwarf Horsetail Rush 4B
Eragrostis chloromelas Love Grass 7B
Erigeron karvinskianus Santa Barbara Daisy 5A
Eriogonum arborescens Santa Cruz Island Buckwheat C
Eriogonum nudum Naked Buckwheat - CA Native A
Euonymus alatus Burning Bush TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Euphorbia characias Euphorbia 7A
Euphorbia cyparissias Cypress Spurge 5B
Euphorbia rigida Euphorbia 17A
Festuca idahoensis 'Siskiyou Blue' Siskiyou Blue Grass - CA Native 3B
Frangula californica (see Rhamnus californica) Coffeeberry 13A
Fraxinus latifolia Oregon Ash - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Fremontodendron 'San Gabriel' Flannel Bush TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Gaillardia aristata 'Bremen' Bremen Blanket Flower 4.5B
Gaillardia 'Maxima Aurea' Blanket Flower 4.5B
Galium odoratum Sweet Woodruff 4.5A
Gaura lindheimeri Wand Flower 5A
Gomphostigma virgatum Otterbush 5b
Grevillea lanigera 'Mount Tamboritha' Prostrate Wooly Grevillea 4A
Grevillea lavandulacea 'Penola' Penola Lavender Grevillea 14.5B
Haloragis erecta 'Wellington Bronze' Erect Seaberry 4.5B
Hedychium coronarium Ornamental Ginger 14.5A
Hemerocallis 'Kwanso' Hybrid Daylily 4.5B
Hesperaloe parviflora Red Yucca 17A
Heteromeles arbutifolia Toyon - CA Native 13A
Houttuynia cordata Houttuynia 4.5A
Houttuynia cordata 'Chameleon' Variegated Houttuynia 4A
Hyalis argentea var. argentea Olivillo or Blanquillo 7A
Hypericum androsaemum 'Albury Purple' St. Johnswort 14B
Iris germanica 'Pledge Allegiance' Bearded Iris 16A
Iris pallida 'Albo Variegata' Variegated Bearded Iris 16A
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 13B & 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
Kniphofia 'Little Maid' Torch Lily 7A
Kniphofia uvaria Red Hot Poker TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Laurus nobilis Bay Laurel 4.5A
Lavandula 'Goodwin Creek Grey' Lavender Hybrid 8A
Lavandula stoechas Spanish Lavender TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Lavandula x intermedia 'Provence' Hedge Lavender TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Libertia grandiflora New Zealand Iris 14A
Lonicera fragrantissima Winter Honeysuckle 14B
Lychnis coronaria Rose Campion 7A
Lychnis coronaria 'Occulata' Occulata Rose Campion 5A
Lysimachia ciliata 'Atropurpurea' Loosestrife 14A
Lysimachia nummularia 'Aurea' Golden Creeping Jenny 4A
Mimulus guttatus Seep Monkey Flower 3B
Miscanthus sinensis condensatus 'Cosmopolitan' Maiden Grass 'Cosmopolitan' 15A
Miscanthus sinensis 'Strictus' Porcupine Grass 15A
Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus' Variegated Maiden Grass 15A
Muhlenbergia lindheimeri Mexican Deer Grass 7B
Muhlenbergia rigens Deer Grass - CA Native C
Myrsine africana African Boxwood 14.5B
Myrtus communis True Myrtle 8A
Myrtus communis 'Boetica' Twisted Myrtle 8A
Myrtus communis 'Compacta Variegata' Dwarf Variegated Myrtle 8A
Nassella (Stipa) tenuissima Mexican Feather Grass 7B
Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant' Catmint 5B
Oenothera elata hookeri Hooker's Evening Primrose - CA Native A
Panicum virgatum 'Prairie Sky' Switch Grass 15A
Pavonia hastata Cape Mallow 9A
Pelargonium graveolens Rose-scented Geranium 14.5A
Pelargonium graveolens 'Robert's Lemon Scented Rose' Lemon Scented Geranium 14.5A
Pelargonium sidoides 'Burgundy Form' Burgundy Pelargonium 5A
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Cassian' Fountain Grass 15A
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Moudry' Black-Seeded Fountain Grass 15A
Penstemon heterophyllus 'Margarita BOP' Margarita BOP Foothill Penstemon - CA Native A
Penstemon 'Midnight' Midnight Penstemon 5A
Penstemon parryi Parry's Penstemon 7A
Perovskia atriplicifolia Russian Sage 9A
Persicaria microcephala 'Red Dragon' Knotweed 14B
Persicaria virginiana 'Painter's Palette' Knotweed 14B
Phalaris arundinacea picta 'Feesey' Ribbon Grass 4A
Phlomis fruticosa Jerusalem Sage 8A
Phlomis purpurea Jerusalem Sage 8A
Phlomis samia Greek Jerusalem Sage 4.5A
Pistacia chinensis Chinese Pistache TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Plantago major 'Atropurpurea' Purple Plantain 4B
Punica granatum 'Nana' Dwarf Pomegranate TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Quercus chrysolepis Canyon Live Oak E
Quercus douglasii Blue Oak - CA Native E
Quercus lobata Valley Oak - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Quercus suber Cork Oak 19A
Quercus wislizeni Interior Live Oak - CA Native E
Rehmannia elata Chinese Foxglove 4A
Rhamnus (Frangula) californica Coffeeberry TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Rhus (Searsia) lancea African Sumac 18A
Rhus integrifolia Lemonade Berry G
Rhus typhina Staghorn Sumac 18A
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 TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Rosa chinensis 'Mutabilis' Mutabilis Rose 5B
Rosa sp. Wild White Rose Species Rose - CA Native 3A
Rosa wichuraiana Memorial Rose 5B
Rosmarinus officinalis 'Majorca Pink' Rosemary TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Rosmarinus officinalis 'Prostratus' Prostrate Rosemary 16A
Rosmarinus officinalis 'Tuscan Blue' Rosemary TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Rudbeckia hirta 'Cherry Brandy' Gloriosa Daisy 5A
Ruellia brittoniana Mexican Petunia 5A
Salix purpurea Purple Osier 5A
Salvia chamaedryoides Germander Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia clevelandii 'Allen Chickering' Blue Sage - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia elegans Pineapple Sage 14.5B
Salvia greggii 'Coral' Coral Autumn Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia greggii 'Lipstick' 'Lipstick' Pink Autumn Sage 6A
Salvia greggii 'Magenta Autumn Sage' Magenta Autumn Sage 6A
Salvia greggii 'Playa Rosa' Playa Rosa Autumn Sage 6A
Salvia greggii 'Red Autumn Sage' Red Autumn Sage 6A
Salvia greggii 'Red Swing' Red Swing Autumn Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia greggii 'Teresa' Teresa Autumn Sage 6A
Salvia guaranitica 'Black and Blue' Anise-Scented Sage 6A
Salvia guaranitica 'Jean's Purple Passion' Anise-Scented Sage 4.5A
Salvia involucrata Roseleaf Sage 4.5B
Salvia leucophylla Purple or Gray Sage - CA Native TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia lyrata Lyreleaf Sage 6A
Salvia lyrata 'Purple Volcano' Lyreleaf Sage 6A
Salvia microphylla 'Berzerkeley' Berzerkeley Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia microphylla 'Hot Lips' Hot Lips Sage 15A
Salvia microphylla purple Purple Littleleaf Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia microphylla 'Red Velvet' Sage 6A
Salvia microphylla 'Rosita' Rosita Littleleaf Sage 15A
Salvia microphylla 'San Carlos Festival' San Carlos Festival Sage 6A
Salvia officinalis Common Sage 6A
Salvia sclarea Clary Sage 6A
Salvia spathacea Hummingbird Sage - CA Native 3B
Salvia x jamensis 'California Sunset' Jame Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Salvia x jamensis 'Moonlight' Jame Sage 6A
Salvia x jamensis 'Tangerine Ballet' Jame Sage TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Sambucus nigra 'Variegata' Variegated Black 14A
Sasaella masumuneana 'Albostriata' Dwarf Bamboo TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Scabiosa columbaria 'Butterfly Blue' Pincushion Flower TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Searsia (Rhus) lancea African Sumac See Rhus lancea
Sedum 'Autumn Joy' Stonecrop 5B
Sedum kamtschaticum Sedum TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
Sedum 'Lemon Coral' Lemon Coral Sedum TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT
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 C
Solanum laxum (jasminoides) White Potato Vine 4.5B
Solidago canadensis 'Summer Showers' Summer Showers Goldenrod 5B
Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks' Goldenrod 5B
Stachys byzantina Lamb's Ears 7A
Stipa (Nassella) gigantea Giant Feather Grass 7B
Symphoricarpos albus Common Snowberry - CA Native 3B
Symphoricarpos orbiculatus Coral Berry, Indian Currant 14B
Syringa pekinensis Peking Tree Lilac 14.5A
Tanecetum parthenium 'Aureum' Golden Feverfew 4.5B
Teucrium fruticans Bush Germander 18A
Thymus pseudolanuginosus Wooly Thyme 5A
Trachelium caeruleum 'Jemmy Royal Purple' Blue Throatwort 4B
Verbascum bombyciferum 'Silver Lining' Mullein 7A
Verbena bonariensis Tall Verbena 8A
Verbena lasiostachys Western Vervain - CA Native C
Verbena lilacina Cedros Island Verbena G
Verbena rigida 'Polaris' Verbena 7A
Veronica peduncularis 'Georgia Blue' Speedwell 4.5A
Vitex agnus-castus Chaste Tree 19A
Vitex negundo 'Heterophylla' Cut-Leaf Chaste Tree 19A
Vitis californica California Grape - CA Native 3B
Yucca filamentosa Adam's Needle 17A

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