Other Resources:

Helpful Websites and Native Plant Gardeners, Landscapers and Landscape Designers servicing the Bay Area

California Native Plant Society: www.cnps.org
The California Native Plant Society (CNPS) is a statewide non-profit organization of amateurs and professionals with a common interest in California’s native plants.

 

California Native Plant Link Exchange: www.cnplx.info
CNPLX is a collection of links to websites with information about California native plants, indexed by scientific name. You can also find which nurseries carry the plants you’re looking for.

 

CalPhotos: calphotos.berkeley.edu
An online database of 33,312 photos, mostly California plants, from Brousseau, the Cal. Academy, and others.

 

California Watershed Network: www.watershednetwork.org
A great site for keeping up on watershed related events and resources.

 

Calflora: www.calflora.org
Requires registration (free for 30 days). Provides information on native and introduced wild plants in California.

 

EBRPD Plants List: www.ebparks.org/stewardship/plants/checklist
Lists of wild plants that can be found at various East Bay Regional Parks. Indexed by park name.

 

Guidelines For Landscaping To Protect Native Vegetation From Genetic Degradation  www.cnps.org
courtesy of CNPS

 

Jepson Manual Species Treatments: ucjeps.berkeley.edu
Jepson manual keys for species and distribution maps.

 

Las pilitas nursery: www.laspilitas.com
Species descriptions and guidance on how to select the right plant for the right place.

 

The Urban Creeks Council: www.urbancreeks.org
Information on protection of creeks and good resource regarding regulations applying to creek restoration and creekside property owners.

 

Wildflowers of Southern California: www.callutheran.edu
A photographic gallery of Southern California’s wildflowers from the chaparral, desert, mountain, and north coast. Indexed by Common, Scientific and Family names.

Alatorre Garden Design and Installation, Rick Alatorre
A garden design and installation business specializing in California natives and lawn replacment.
3101 Roosevelt Avenue, Richmond CA 94804
510-234-8175
alatorregardens@sbcglobal.net

 

A Sense of Place
Landscape Art & Design
Janet Hankinson
510-407-1303
Janethankinson@mac.com

 

Brian Whyte Designs
Garden design & consultation, specializing in eco-friendly gardens
510-388-4006
thunderslug@gmail.com

 

BuenoLuna www.buenoluna.com
Site designs, planting plans, installations, ecological design, drystack stonework
Anita Bueno
510-282-4918
anita@buenoluna.com

 

Caldwell, Jeffrey, Horticultural Specialist
Specializes in native plants and wildlife habitat gardens including ecological restoration.  Services include Wildlife Gardens, Consultation, Design, Maintenance, and Plant lists.
925-949-8696
j.a.caldwell71@gmail.com

 

Earthly Sites, Ingrid Martin www.earthlysites.com
Earth Wise Garden Design, Build + Care. I am certified Bay Friendly, use organic & sustainable practices whenever possible and specialize in Mediterranean and Native plants.
415-407-9860

 

East Bay Wilds, Pete Veilleux www.eastbaywilds.com
Landscape design, installation, maintenance. Specialties: native plants, stonework, fences, decks, arbors/trellises. Native plant nursery
510-409-5858
pete@eastbaywilds.com

 

Mary Fisher Garden Design www.maryfishergardendesign.com
510-409-9857
mary@maryfishergardendesign.com

 

Goodscapes, Peter Good
415-595-5188
peter@goodscapes.net

 

Fleck, Allison, Simply Perfect Gardens
Working with you to create your simply perfect native garden.
743 Cheryle Dr.
Benicia, CA 94510
707-747-9463
alison@simplyperfectgardens.com

 

The Garden Artisan
Fine Ecological Landscaping. “We see your garden through your eyes”
Jillian Steinberger, M.A., Head Gardener/Garden Planner
415-359-3938
jillian@garden-artisan.com

 

Gribbin, Mary
(510)-919-1914
ecolivia@mindspring.com

 

Madrono Landscape Design Studio, Geoff Coffey www.madrono.org
San Francisco
tel 415.462.0489
fax 415.285.2240
geoff@madrono.org

 

Marco Marchesini Good Garden Design
Pt. Richmond, CA
415-350-1403
marcosgoodgardens@comcast.net

 

McGee, Suzanne
Landscaping
510-841-9167
Berkeleyplanter@yahoo.com

 

The Naturals, Robyn Gregg & Mauro Rubina
510-917-2853
thenaturals@sbcglobal.net

 

Pearsall, Mary
Landscape Design, Environmental Planning
415-706-1580
marypearsall@att.net

 

Post, April
Organic Landscape consultation, specialty: natives/irrigation
Marin County (415) 388-1160
april_post@comcast.net

 

Second Nature Design, Alma Hecht
Sustainable Landscape Design, Environmental Planning for the garden and home.
www.secondnature.bz
415-586-6578
alma@secondnature.bz

 

Native Sage, Christine Schneider
510-406-1889
Christine@nativesage.com

 

Vieira, Claudia
510-653-6535
cvgardendesign@gmail.com

 

Walking Tree Design, Afia Walking Tree
Sustainable tools for life. Specializing in garden design and maintenance using what you already have and creating beauty
510-534-9603
spiritdrumz@me.com

 

Wild Natives, Julie Swift
Native and food plant focused Landscape Design, Fine Gardening and Consultation.
408-421-4784
wildnatives@gmail.com

 

Willingham, Joe
510-841-4681
pepe1066@comcast.net

Vortex Water Features, Ronald DeGeorge www.vortexwaterfeatures.com
510-845-9025