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Home Decor and Outdoor Living

Much of our Home Decor items can be found inside the store so do venture in to see tabletop and wall fountains, containers, plants, kids gardening items, watering cans, hose nozzles, wall art, rain chains, garden gnomes, bird feeders, and much more.

30903369924_5cc8068e5e_zFreshen up your indoor and outdoor living areas with custom-planted containers. We can plant to your specifications, you can purchase our pre-planted containers or create and plant your own. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts for assistance.



(Below) A customer pairs plants with containers.


(Below) Add a windmill to your garden.


(Below) Large statuary can add to an indoor or outdoor space.


(Below) Every piece of Talavera Pottery is unique.


(Below) Seashell statuary, large open low bowls… Each can add magic to the home and garden.


(Below) Inside our store is where you’ll find a variety of home decor items, including our popular garden gnomes.


(Below) Tall plants can add a stylish component to your home and outdoor living areas. our indoor plant selection is ample, with a large variety of plants.



(Below) We frequently offer items you won’t find anywhere else like this hand-thrown pottery by a local artisan.




(Below) Step inside the store to find lots of gardening accessories. We carry kids gardening items, too, designed for small hands.


(Below) We offer unusual wall decor.




(Below) Decorative rain chains add appeal and are easy to add to your home.


(Below) Tabletop fountains bring the soothing sound of flowing water to your home.



The soothing sound of flowing water sets a magical mood. Adding a fountain to your home or garden can bring a wealth of enjoyment. We’re known for our expansive selection of in-stock fountain inventory from all of the best manufacturers. And our fountains are water-efficient: They only use a small amount of water that they recirculate.

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(Below) Our fountain selection includes contemporary designs that are very popular.

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Fountains are available in a variety of finishes.


(Above and below) Fountains are available in sleek modern designs as well as classic ones. We also stock smaller fountains that include tabletop and wall-mounted styles as well as ones larger enough for large grounds.


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Our Garden Design Experts are available to answer all of your water fountain questions.

California Native Plants, Roses, Blue Hibiscus, California Poppies, Ceanothus, Milkweed for Monarch Butterflies, Buddleja, Strawberries, Tomatoes and More

Free Class
Saturday, April 1, 10-11 a.m.

Roses: Easy rose care.

You don’t have to travel far to find California Native Plants–Just stop in to see us! Our buyer has beefed up our selection of California Natives in one gallon and larger containers, from the best growers around.

You don’t have to travel far to find California Native Plants–Just stop in to see us! Our buyer has beefed up our selection of California Natives in one gallon and larger containers, from the best growers around.

You don’t have to travel far to find California Native Plants–Just stop in to see us! Our buyer has beefed up our selection of California Natives in one gallon and larger containers, from the best growers around.

(Below) Ceanothus, aka California Lilacs, are some of our most fragrant and colorful shrubs, found along the Big Sur coast in abundance. They are evergreen, very drought tolerant, and offer a variety of growing habits, from creeping, low ground covers to full-on trees.


Our Ceanothus selection includes Hearst’s Ceanothus (typically found at Hearst Ranch on California’s Central Coast), Maritime Ceanothus, Carmel Ceanothus, Concha Ceanothus, Centennial Ceanothus, Joyce Coulter Ceanothus, Ray Hartman Ceanothus, Wheeler Canyon, Yankee Point, Zanzibar, Diamond Heights, and others.


(Below) When you see California Poppies and Ceanothus together, you understand how beautiful a native plant garden can be. In addition to the more familiar natives like California Poppies and Ceanothus, our one-gallon selection includes oak trees, buckwheat, blue-eyed grass, Artemisia Powis Castle, Coastal Sagewort, Bee’s Bliss Sage, Cleveland Sage, Carmel Sur Manzanita, Seaside Daisy Sea Breeze, Matilija Poppy, Blue Madonna Vaccinium (commonly called Huckleberry), Louis Edmunds Manzanita, Salvia Apiana, aka White Sage, Mrs. Beard’s Sage, and San Miguel Island Buckwheat.


(Below) Bee’s Bliss Salvia is seen here growing over and out from Yankee Point Ceanothus at the Pt. Vicente Interpretive Center in Rancho Palos Verdes.


(Below) Louis Edmunds Manzanita adds an unrivaled beauty to the landscape. This California Native sports an attractive bark and its flowers attract pollinators.

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(Below) Ceanothus offer distinctive growing habits and variegated leaves. Zanzibar and Diamond Heights are shown below.



(Below) A newly hatched Monarch Butterfly enjoys some time on a California Poppy. Stop in to see all of the natural beauty you can have in your garden. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts for assistance.


(Below) Speaking of Monarchs, we have a huge selection of Asclepias, aka Milkweed, the plant they need for life. Stop in today and get your butterfly, life-sustaining garden on!


(Below) Buddleja, aka Butterfly Bush, will bring butterflies to your garden.


(Below) A busy bee is at work on this Indian Hawthorn. This plant makes a great hedge of blooms every spring.


(Below) Ceanothus in bloom.


(Below) Roses are in and we have a huge selection.


(Below) We’ve not seen a selection of Hydrangea this stunning in years so hurry in before they’re gone.


(Below) MDRGC is full of plants right now. The purple blooms of Sweet Pea Shrub are particularly beautiful.


(Below) Blue Hibiscus is in!


(Below) There are many beautiful plants to grow in your garden. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts CJ, Miguel or Steve for assistance.


(Below) It’s time to start growing edibles! Strawberries, Blueberry bushes, tomatoes, and much more are in.




See you at the garden center!


Trees, Shrubs, Vines

Our 2+ acres allows us to keep a constant stock of trees, shrubs, and vines, year-round. And we are the place to find the highest-quality plants for your garden and landscape.

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We carry a variety of Pittosporum, Junipers, Cypress, Olive Trees, Podocarpus, Tea Trees, Purple Hopseed Trees, Privets, Boxwoods, Pink Powder Puff, Potato Vine, Jasmine, Clematis, Passion Fruit, Morning Glory, Japanese Maples, Giant Bird of Paradise, Ceanothus, Euphorbia, Mirror Bush, Leucadendron, Grevillea, Arbutus, Wisteria, Camellias, Azaleas, Daisy Trees, and more.


(Above) We invite you to stroll our grounds to find just the plants you want. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts for assistance. Their professional knowledge will help make your garden just what you want.

(Below) Tea Trees are a colorful addition to the garden.

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(Below) Pink Powder Puff is known for its stunning flowers. It’s great as a garden focal point or privacy hedge.

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Plants on trellises are a good way to jumpstart your privacy hedge. Use them grouped together to create an attractive hedge and get the privacy you want.

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(Below) Purple Hopseed, in the background, offers attractive foliage and is a quick-growing tree and shrub.

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We are the place to find Olive Trees, both fruitless and fruit-bearing, as well as dwarf sizes.

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(Below) If you want to discover the many Pittosporum trees available to plant, stroll our grounds straight back behind the store. Kohuhu, aka Pittosporum, offers many stunning varieties. You’ll have fun checking them all out in person.

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(Below) California Native Ceanothus is a beautiful tree and shrub.


(Below) Euphorbia



(Below) Wisteria is a charmer. Plant this stunning spring bloomer and bring beauty and grace into your garden. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts for information on this much-loved vine.


(Below) Mirror Bush offers exciting foliage.



(Below) The Australian Native plant Grevillea comes in a variety of growing habits and performs well in our climate. We have tree-shapes, shrubs, and low-growing Grevillea.



(Below) Moonglow Grevillea offers a soft white flower.


(Below) South African Native plants are also beautiful in Southern California gardens. Leucadendron, in particular, offers a diverse array of foliage with different seasonal characteristics.



(Below) Sweet pea shrubs add a distinctive beauty to the garden. This South African Native plant attracts butterflies, birds, and bees, and is an excellent choice for wildlife gardens. It grows 2 to 3 feet tall and thrives in sun or shade. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts for assistance.


(Below) There are countless trees, shrubs, and vines in countless heights, widths, colors, and growing habits to choose from when planting in your landscape. Visit us to find just what you’re looking for.


Camellias (below) and Azaleas can be used as borders, for hedges, or as solo focal points.


(Below) Camellia flowers are known as the wintertime rose. It’s no wonder! Their evergreen waxy foliage helps create the plant’s overall appeal.




Spring Gardening: Bumper Crop Sale, Edibles, Wisteria, Lavender, Salvia, Ceanothus, Euphorbia, Pink Powder Puff, Tea Tree, Sweet Pea, Tomatoes, Strawberries, Blueberry Bushes, Citrus, Avocados, Boxwoods, Privacy Hedges

It’s the time of year gardeners have been waiting for: Spring! So, stop in soon to see all of the spectacular beauty you can have in your home and garden. And, remember to stock up on Bumper Crop during our once-a-year only sale: You can’t afford not to!


Spring is just a week away and the garden center is full of new arrivals — roses, ceanothus, lavender, salvias, rosemary, olive trees, mirror plants, boxwoods, pittosporum, euphorbia, golden euonymus, variegated mock orange, and lots of other plants.

We also have a good selection of avocado trees, citrus trees (lemons, limes, oranges, grapefruit), blueberry and raspberry bushes, tomatoes, lettuce, kale, cabbage, broccoli, mint, coriander, artichokes, and more.

(Below) Add the beauty and grace of the Wisteria vine to your landscape. We have a limited supply of this much-loved plant in purple and white.


(Below) Garden Design Expert Miguel answers a client’s gardening question. Our knowledgeable Garden Design Experts are happy to help assist you. They can show you where certain plants are, explain how to plant in the ground or containers, show you the best soil amendments to plant with, and make suggestions based on the specifics of your planting area (sun, soil, shade, etc.).


(Below) The Pink Powder Puff Tree is a large evergreen shrub known for its visually appealing flower puffs that add dynamic flair to the landscape. They make a colorful tall hedge that will keep prying eyes out. We have several pre-planted and staked on trellises, making them ready-to-go for use for privacy (second photo below, in the background).



(Above) Potato Vine and Pink Powder Puff Tree, in the background, demonstrate how plants on trellises can be used to create privacy on a balcony, outside a window, or along a fence line. In front of those plants are many in bloom, including Tea Tree, Lavender, Sages, and Salvias. Stop in now to design a beautiful lavender garden! We have many varieties of this fragrant plant.

(Below) A salvia in bloom.


(Below) Tea Trees are in bloom and looking stunning.


(Below) Garden Design Expert CJ helps clients select some plants. The Sweet Pea Tree in front of them will make a nice focal point in the garden or in a container.


(Below) California Native Plants are in! Concha Ceanothus is a great way to go water wise and add a beautiful blue to your landscape. A California Poppy and flats of ground cover can be seen in the background.


(Below) Ray Hartman Ceanothus in tree form climbs an arbor.


(Below) Euphorbia ‘Tiny Tim’ makes a great border plant and also looks great in a container of mixed plants. Its compact dome-shaped mound of light green foliage sports bright red nugget centered chartreuse flowers from spring to early summer.



(Below) Behind the Topiary Spiral Junipers is a row of tall Podocarpus. Both make great hedges and focal points, and can be used to create a privacy screen or row of attractive greenery.


(Below) As we move from a cold winter to spring and summer, edibles are filling up the garden center. Avocado and Citrus Trees are in limited supply and we have a good selection. Avocado Trees are in shorter supply right now so hurry in if you want one.


(Below) Grow your own antioxidant-rich fruit with our Blueberry Bushes. We also have Raspberry Bushes.


(Below) Bring the kids with you and make gardening a family experience! Edibles are a great way for kids to learn all about food and how it grows. This family snagged one of our citrus trees (look at all the flowers on it!) and veggies and herbs. In the background: We have a nice selection of strawberry pots and strawberries so let the fun begin!


(Below) Our Citrus Trees are full of flowers. Grow your own lemons, limes, oranges, tangerines, tangelos, and grapefruit. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts Steve, CJ, or Miguel for assistance.


(Below) Assistant Manager Darlene answers a client’s questions about tomatoes. Yes, tomato season has begun and we have many varieties, so come in now.


(Below) We stock organic tomatoes. Can you say, “Yummy?”


(Below) How will you carry your Tomato Cage?


(Below) Gardeners peruse the tomatoes.


Looking for a new plant? We’re always on the lookout for new introductions. (Below) Isn’t Sunset’s new “Angyo Star’ beautiful? You’ll find it in our Shade Plant area.


(Below) Add some charm to your garden with a beautiful Azalea. We have several robust varieties in bloom now.




(Below) Azalea Trees make great container plants.


(Below) Our Succulent selection has never looked better–from large specimens to all of those unusual little succulents you’d like to plant in containers! Stop in to see what’s new.



(Below) Orange is just one of the vivid colors you can get from succulents!


(Below) You’ll enjoy wandering our aisles and aisles of Succulents.


See you at the garden center!

Bedding Plants

Put some color in your garden beds with perennial and seasonal plants. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts for assistance. They’re always on hand to answer questions and can help you have a beautiful, healthy garden.


(Below) California Poppies


(Below) Ranunculus


There are lots of ways to get color in the garden.




Ask our Garden Design Experts what you can plant for dynamic color.


(Below) Iceland Poppies are always a customer favorite.


(Below) Snapdragons



Stop in today to see what fun little garden project you can embark on!

Citrus and Fruit

We take great pride in having a good selection of citrus year-round and when citrus is hard to find.

Stop in to see all of the wonderful fresh fruit you can grow at home.

(Below) Blueberry bushes


(Below) Avocado Trees


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Ask our Garden Design Experts for assistance with all of your planting needs.

Milkweed for Monarchs, Color in the Garden, Succulents, Container Planting, Hedges and More

With sunshine predicted for this week, now’s a great time to bring your garden to life. Roses are in, salvias and sages are in, Japanese Maples are in, along with all the other plants that will bring color and life to your garden this spring and summer.

(Below) A caterpillar gets his meal on this Milkweed plant. A garden sustains and attracts life. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts Steve, Miguel or CJ how you can bring pollinators (butterflies, birds, bees) to your garden.


(Below) A young lad searches for eggs, caterpillars, and chrysalis among our Milkweed, aka Asclepias, selection. There’s nothing better than a hands-on real-life experience to tech kids about life and its cycles.


(Below) Tired of the drab overcast and rainy weather we’ve had of late? Colorful bedding plants are a great way to perk up the landscape!



(Below) As we load up for spring at the garden center, our container selection continues to grow. And our latest finds include some beautiful blue pots.


(Below) This gardener is selecting plants and pots that will freshen her home and garden.


(Below) Foliage can be as dynamic and diverse as flowers.


(Below) Plants of varying heights and colors can create visual appeal.


(Below) We offer a large selection of pre-planted succulent containers. We’ll also help you craft your own and plant them for you, if you’d like. Ask Miguel, CJ or Steve, our Garden Design Experts, for any assistance you need.


We are always on the lookout for the best plants and our select group of growers always delivers.



(Below) Stop in and stroll our 2+ acres. Surround yourself in nature without leaving the city.



When you want the best in gardening, visit us. Our experienced staff is happy to help you have the best garden possible, no matter what it’s size is.

Winter, Spring Gardening in Southern California: Intriguing Foliage, South African and Australian Native Plants, Kangaroo Paws, Shade Plants, Camellias, Scented Plants, Mints, Herbs, Vegetables, Tomatoes, Mexican Papaya, Bell Peppers, NonGMO plants, USDA Certified Organic

The sun was finally out this past weekend and the garden center was full of folks taking advantage of the gorgeous weather to take a stroll and get digging.


With our recent deliveries, the garden center is awash in color–from Flax and Cordyline (above and below), Boxwoods, Topiary shapes, beautiful plants spread across large trellises to Salvias and South African and Australian native plants in stunning colors with distinctive looks.


(Below) Plant some distinctive color in your garden. We have all sorts of plants to create whatever look you desire. Plant a low hedge, plant trees or shrubs for privacy, dot your landscape with a dash of color here, a different color there to create your artistic vision.


(Below) Native to South Africa, leucadendron is a large group of plants related to protea and known for their distinctive seed heads, which are woody cone-like structures. These plants have become more popular in recent years here and you will find them all over in countless Southern California gardens.


(Above and below) We carry a large selection of these evergreen trees and shrubs that do well in our climate. Ask one of our Garden Design Experts, Steve, CJ or Miguel, for assistance. They can help you plant the best ones for your conditions.


Leucadendron blooms are often used in cut flower bouquets.


(Below) Australian Native Plants also do well in our climate, given that they, like South African natives, share a climate that closely resembles ours. We have a good selection of Kangaroo Paws, whose flowers resemble the paws they’re named after.


Kangaroo Paws aren’t just colorful, they’re also a great cut flower.



(Below) Operations Team Member Pablo helps a gardener with his selection of a shade plant. Our staff takes great pride in offering the best service around.


(Below) Camellias are lush and in bloom now. Nuccio’s Bella Rossa Camellia is one of the most beautiful flowers.


Camellias are flowering, shade-loving, small trees or shrubs that are available in a remarkable range of colors, forms, and sizes. Depending on the variety they may bloom in late fall, winter and early spring adding cheer to the garden when little else is in flower.



Their blooms, from white or pink to deep red, some with as simple a look as a wild rose, others that look as full blown as a peony, are set against glossy dark green leaves. Grow a camellia as a spectacular specimen, plant several to form a loose hedge, or train them as espalier to cover fences and low walls.



(Below) This couple enjoyed smelling some aromatic rosemary as they wandered through the garden center. Stop in and spend time exploring nature with the ones in your life.


(Below) Australian Native Plants are in bloom. Lavender Grevillea, with its fine-textured gray foliage and showy rose-red flowers on arching branches, contrasts nicely with another grevillea.


(Below) Winter and spring herbs and vegetables are in. Stop in to select Kale, Broccoli, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Tomatoes, Strawberries, Mints, Sorrel, Thyme, Lettuce, Lemongrass, Lavender, Rosemary, and more.


(Below) Tomato lovers can begin planting now with Oregon Spring and Sub-Arctic Tomato plants.



(Below) Pineapple Mint is among the many mint varieties we have in stock.


(Below) You never know what you’ll find in our Herb and Vegetable section. Mexican Papaya anyone?!


(Below) Bell Peppers are arriving. Stop in now and ask Miguel, CJ or Steve–our Garden Design Experts–how to have a thriving edible garden in the ground or in a container.


We look forward to seeing you at the Marina del Rey Garden Center!

Plants Arriving Daily; Get Your Winter and Spring Vegetables, Herbs, Native Plants, and Much More

The hallmark of spring, Hydrangea, are here and looking lovely. With all the rain we’ve had and the brief respite we’re enjoying, now is a great time to get digging and planting.


And, while the garden center may have looked fairly sparse earlier this year as winter hit, we now are loaded with gorgeous new plants. One of our best growers has delivered a large order of beautiful, vibrant plants, including Native Plants.


(Below) Sweet Pea Shrub is a stunner in the garden.


Put some purple in your life, and while you’re at it, check out our privacy hedge plants on trellises. They can give you instant privacy, as in right now! Ask one of our Garden Design Experts Steve, Miguel, or CJ for assistance.


Oh, the wonder and beauty of plants!


(Below) We are loaded with Salvias… Plant one or more to bring hummingbirds, butterflies, and other pollinators to your garden.


Check out the amazing beauty of a tree or shrub growing on a trellis. Put one or more of these trellised plants in front of a window or line them up for privacy to keep unwanted eyes from looking in.


Fill your home and garden with plants and statuary that reflect your lifestyle.



(Below) Always a favorite, Iceland Poppies are in! Plant some now to add color to your garden.


There are so many ways to have the garden you desire. And all of the new plants we’ve just received, along with input from one of our Garden Design Experts Miguel, CJ, or Steve, will set you on the right path to having a healthy, delightful garden now and into spring and summer.