Our pricing…typically our 1-gallon plants sell for $8 each with some exceptions. The exceptions would be like our matilija poppies which are $10 each and our pacific coast irises that can range from $10 each for the “mixed” colors or douglas types to $14 for the more intense hybrids. Our 5-gallons typically are $25 each with the same exceptions like the matilija poppies are $30 and our pacific coast irises (sold in 3Gallon pots-wider -surface area not so much deep are better for them, range from $25 for the “mixed” and up to $40 for the more intense and bigger hybirds.
Matilija Nursery – Specials for YOUR GARDEN!!!!All of the items below are 20% off through 1/19/2019! AND ADDED TO THIS WEEKS SPECIALS IS THIS ADDITIONAL MEGA SPECIAL…BUY $50 WORTH OF PLANTS AND GET 3, 1-Gallon red buckwheat- Eriogonum grande rubescens. Good through 2/16
This week our red buckwheat from the Channel Islands is on special. They can easily flower 2x/year- first in late spring through mid-summer, then once things cool a bit they will flower again in fall. They are good for feeding the bees and butterflies as well as cut flower arrangements.
The rest of the 20% off specials are shown below!
Aqulegia or columbine…we have two of these on the list. The first is Aqulegia chrysantha, a yellow flowering columbine from the southwest. The other is Aqulegia formosa or western columbine and it’s native to California. It’s also native to Ventura County too. Both of these should be planted in shade to part shade and will flower heavily in spring through early summer and will flower again in fall with some irrigation. Excellent for hummingbirds (pollinators for them) and bees.
Chocolate daisies- Berlanderia lyrata- These are native to the southwest and northern Mexico. Plant in part shade to full sun. H 1-1/2′ x W 2′ and flower from late winter through mid-fall. Flowering in the morning hours filling the air with chocolate fragrance. In full sun the flowers close up around 1:00 pm but in part shade they’ll stay open all day. While they tend to go somewhat dormant in winter they begin growing again by late winter.
Our mixed colors pacific coast irses in 1 pots. Bright evergreen native irises for your shade garden. Normally the mixed colors in 1-gallon pots sell for $10 each now 20% off or $8.00 each. Gotta like it.
Ribes viburnifolium – perfume currant – Disneyland Calif. Adventure
Ribes viburnifolium- perfume currant- spreading ground cover with dark green foliage for shady areas. Native to Santa Catalina Island- while grows in a wide range of areas – the picture above was taken at the Disney Calif. Adventure. Very fragrant in the summer- hence the name perfume currant.
Salvia leucophylla ‘Pt. Sal’- is a low growing and mounding purple sage found in Santa Barbara County. These can get 2-1/2′ tall and can spread to 6′ wide. Sun near to coast and part shade inland.
Sisyrinchium bellum- blue-eyed grass- one of our native perennials that flower mid-winter through early spring. They are used in perennial borders or meadow gardens. They’re actually not a grass at all but in the iris family.
Verbena lilacina ‘De La Mina’ and Santa Barbara Botanic introduction- will occasional irrigation they’ll flower all year. In warm areas like Ojai and Simi Valley you might want to plant in shade to part shade other areas can go in full sun. Flowers – sweet fragrance feeding bees and especially butterflies.
Also, turn in your old nursery pots for credit against purchase – great way to get rid of your trashy old pots and bring home new plants for the garden!!!