Shop Local: 10 San Diego Plant Stores
Having plants in your home is a wonderful way to invite in natural beauty, and plants are known to improve productivity and help increase overall happiness. San Diego has many independently owned plant shops where you can buy yourself something beautiful and help support a local business at the same time. Here are 10 local San Diego plant stores for you to visit the next time you are ready to buy a new plant.
2367 30th St, San Diego 92104
This woman-owned plant shop in the heart of South Park restocks inventory every Wednesday, so there is always a new type of plant or unique plant container to admire when you visit. Don’t have potting supplies at home? Don’t worry, you can use their soil bar to pot your new plant, and can customize it with unique flair like crystals, rocks, or moss.
3590 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92103
Visit this family-owned plant nursery in Hillcrest to find an uncommon plant for your home. Isa started out by selling cuttings of her plants to earn money to buy more plants, and now has her own shop — we have to admire that kind of entrepreneurship!
4636 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92116
This family-owned plant boutique in University Heights specializes in indoor plants and home decor items. A sister-shop to North Park Nursery, they also offer delivery and installation to make sure your plants make it to their new home in perfect condition.
2360 India St, San Diego, CA 92101
Craftmossphere specializes in unique artwork made of plants, natural elements, and like their name suggests — moss. Need a gift idea? Kokedama is an ancient form of bonsai, and Craftmossphere puts a modern twist on this artform by creating stunning mossy orbs.
4910 Cass Street, San Diego, 92109
This family-owned nursery has been serving the San Diego community since 1978. They carry a variety of plants and garden accessories in their Pacific Beach shop, including fountains and pottery. They also offer help designing your own custom creations so you get exactly what you want!
3785 Fourth Ave, San Diego, CA 92103
This shop in Hillcrest offers cheerful flower arrangements and plants both potted and unpotted. They have a large selection of unique pots and planters to give your new plant a stylish holder in which to thrive!
2335 University Ave, San Diego, 92104
Grab a drink and pastry at Communal Coffee in North Park, and take it next door to enjoy amongst the beautiful plants for sale at North Park Nursery. Their business philosophy focuses on sustainability, community, and quality. Check out their calendar of workshops and events!
Locations in North Park, Liberty Station, and Del Mar
Popular gift shop Pigment is known for their carefully curated selection of home decor, jewelry, candles, and other trinkets, but they also have a great selection of trendy plant stands and accessories, plus a nice variety of plants for sale.
495 Leucadia Blvd, Encinitas, 92024
Visit Landmark Plant Co. for plants, ceramics and gifts. If you need a little help, they offer design services, and also host various workshops and events to learn how to make your own beautiful creations.
9400 Activity Rd, Ste A, San Diego, 92126
If you just can’t keep a plant alive no matter how hard you try, Artificial Bloom may have the solution. Their high-end selection of trees, plants, and flowers look so good and realistic, your guests won’t even believe they are artificial!
Not sure what kind of plant is right for you? Just ask any of the people working in one of the shops listed above, or prepare before your visit by reviewing our article 5 Low Maintenance Indoor Plants.