Top Ten: April 2019

Spring planting continues with a focus on flowers. The explosion of butterflies and blooms is inspiring folks!   Sphaeralcea ambigua ‘Louis Hamilton’ Eschscholzia californica Achillea millefolium Penstemon spectabilis Penstemon heterophyllus...

Top Ten: March 2019

Planting for a super bloom at home! California poppy species stayed on top in March along with many colored varieties and annuals that didn’t make it into the top 10. Eschscholzia californica Salvia spathacea Sphaeralcea ambigua Eriogonum arborescens Penstemon...

Top Ten: February 2019

California poppy held on to top position in February 2019. It shares the Top 10 with other heavy bloomers like Margarita BOP, Matilija poppy, and monkey flower. Flat-topped buckwheat is a break out, adding to the Eriogonum fasciculatum varieties that have previously...

Top Ten: January 2019

It’s getting time for wild flowers so it’s good to see California poppy as the top seller in January 2019. I’m pretty sure it was dreams of even more flowers that sent Channel Island bush poppy home with so many folks, too. Another of our local collections, this time...

Bestsellers in 2018

For all you growers out there who are wondering which California native plants to carry, here are our top ten sellers for all of 2018. Number 6, Trichostema lanatum, can be a bit tricky to grow, but the rest have all made our “easy” lists in the past.   Penstemon...

Top Ten: December 2018

These were our top ten sellers in December 2018. Not surprisingly, Margarita BOP had a good month in both 4 inch and 1G, but the California buckwheat from the Verdugo Mountains, a product of our Local Source Initiative, broke into the top ten as well. Penstemon...