7 Best Plant Shops in San Diego

San Diego, CA has some of the most beautiful scenery in the country, with long stretches of beach along the whole county and canyons and arroyos throughout east county. With so much livery throughout San Diego one can only wonder how to bring it into their own home. Below is the comprehensive list of the best plant shops in San Diego to visit when looking for a unique houseplant.

1. Emerald & Ivy plant Shop

Located in the South Park neighborhood Emerald & Ivy boasts an adorable storefront with a unique offering of potted plants and crystals. This South Park neighborhood is full of eclectic shops and good food. Take the day to walk around South Park and be sure to stop into Emerald & Ivy for all things cute house decor.

Price Range: $-$$

Location: 2367 30th St. San Diego

Emerald & Ivy Plant Shop Website

2. North park nursery

Looking for some added spice to your home or garden, look no further than North Park Nursery. With a wide assortment of plants North Park Nursery is the sure fire place to go to meet all your needs. Especially with their wide variety of ceramic pots and house plants for any environment.

Price Range: $-$$$

Location: 2335 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104

North park nursery Website

3. Green gardens nursery

Nestled in the back streets of the Pacific Beach neighborhood is green gardens nursery. Every week they are replenishing an amazing inventory of house and outdoor plants. Plants range from your everyday gardener to rare plants of your dreams. If you are on the hunt for a specific plant I can’t recommend Green Gardens Nursery enough to those in the surrounding neighborhoods!

Price Range: $-$$

Location: 4910 Cass St, San Diego, CA 92109

Green Gardens Nursery Website

4. Adelaide’s La jolla Plant shop

Adelaide’s La Jolla offers a high end look into the plant world. When exploring La Jolla village the shops are all things high end and Adelaide’s plant shop does not disappoint. Boasting huge orchids and rare house plant options it is a must see. Most plants fall on the expensive side so be prepared to spend big! Even if you are not in the market for a 4 foot orchid this store is absolutely beautiful and worth the stroll through the isles. Bring a date and visit La Jolla Cove for sunset for a romantic experience.

Price Range: $$$-$$$$

Location: 7766 Girard Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037

Adelaide’s Website

5. Native poppy plant shop

Native Poppy has two small locations within San Diego and is perfect for all your floral arrangement needs. Who doesn’t look a fresh vase of flowers on their kitchen table and Native Poppy has the perfect arrangements. Not only have they perfected the art of bouquets, they also run the cutest gift shop that includes small household plants.

Price Range: $-$$$


South Park
3009 Grape St.
San Diego, CA 92102

Solana Beach
142 S Cedros Ave.
Solana Beach, CA 92075

Native Poppy Plant Shop Website

6. Backbone floral & vintage florist

If you’re in the market for dried bouquets this is the shop for you! Whether it’s to spice of a vase in every part of your home or you’re looking for a rustic wedding bouquet look no further than Backbone Floral & Vintage. Pompous grass is beautiful for decorating any millennial home or wedding venue, find the perfect arrangement for any place in your life. Order online or visit their storefront in Mission Hills.

Price Range: $$-$$$

Location: 1530 W Lewis St, San Diego, CA 92103

Backbone Floral Website

7. Craftmossphere plant shop

The home of all things moss and we’re loving it. Everything from Craftmossphere is a true work of art from the kokedama traditional moss plants to their living wall art. Not only will they sell you something beautiful but also teach you the gentle art of cultivating moss rooted house plants. If you’re looking for a more adventurous plant for your house Craftmossphere is the place to go.

Price Range: $-$$

Location: 2360 India St, San Diego, Ca 92101

Craftmossphere Plant Shop Website