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Visit us at:

155 Quail Gardens Dr.
in Encinitas, CA.

Near the San Diego Botanical Garden.

760.436.3244   Fax: 760.436.8612     Email:
Hours:    Monday - Saturday - 7 am to 5 pm  
- 9 am to 4 pm
  Closed on all major holidays.

We'll be closed on Thanksgiving.

Garden projects for November

Plant cool season
and bulbs


Save the Date! Photos with Santa at Sunshine

December 5, 6, and 7. 10 am til 3 pm

Bring the kids, grandkids, pets and your camera!


Poinsettias from our own growing grounds are here ... THEY'RE GORGEOUS!

Christmas trees arrive the week of November 28.



November is an awesome month for planting. Sweetpeas, violas, stock, pansies, Iceland poppies, snapdragons and fall veggies can all be planted. It's also a great month to plant shrubs and perennials - come on down - we have lots!


     Succulents and Pottery 20% Off This Month - Stock Up Now



Sunshine Gardens gift certificates make thoughtful gifts for your
favorite gardeners.

Fall annuals to plant today

We have fertilizers, soil amendments, mulch, potting soil, everything you need for a perfect garden.

   Herbs and Vegetables  

Fall Annuals



Check our big selection of tasty herbs. Start your fall vegetables now, or make another planting of summer vegetables right away.


Color your world with our wide variety of fall annuals. Violas, pansies, lobelia, allysum, stock, iceland poppies and much more.


Our poinsettias are grown by us at our Elfin Forest nursery and thrive outdoors. Take some home today.


Gorgeous Pottery

Enjoy 20% Off


Cactus and Succulents

Enjoy 20% Off




Got pots? Check out our pottery selection. Your container garden will thank you. New designs, great colors to complement your garden decor.


The "succulent corral" features demonstration plantings and a large variety of easy to grow, drought tolerant succulents. Get some today. Mouse over the picture to see more of our selection. 


It's time to start fall/winter flowers and vegetables.  Click here for the list of seeds to plant this month. 



Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is ready to help with all your gardening needs. From left to right: Kirk Patten, Travis Martin, Carson Martin, Melody Ross, Jordon Fruman, Howard Vieweg, Chris Klein, Kristy Olson. Not shown: Ron Martin, Gary Ross, Amber Self.



There's more to enjoy while you're at Sunshine Gardens

Custom Handcrafted
Garden Structures
Twigs by Teri Betty's Pie Whole Sustainable+
Functional Art
Organic Homestead


Arbors, aviaries, bridges, herb/veggie boxes, potting benches, tree houses.

Call Chris. 760-978-9960

Twigs by Teri, sophisticated florals is in the red-roof gazebo, just off the parking lot. Unique, American-made gifts, fresh flowers, birdhouses and more. Delivery available.

Betty's Pie Whole. Stop by and check out the savory and sweet pies.

Functional and eco-conscious art featuring surfboards and more.

North County Olive Oil and much more. Open Saturdays 11 am to 4 pm.

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. ~Marcel Proust  
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