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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.

Garden projects for December

Special December Hours

December 24: 7am to noon.

December 25 and 26: Closed.

December 31: 7am to noon.

January 1 and 2: Closed.


Save the Dates! Photos with Santa at Sunshine

December 3, 4. 10 am til 4 pm

Dec 9. 1-4. Dec. 10, 11, 17, 18. 10 am til 4 pm

Bring the kids, grandkids, pets and your camera!


Poinsettias from our growing grounds are here ...

Happy Holidays from the Sunshine Gardens Family to you and your garden.

*Bare root trees arrive mid-January*


December can be a quiet time in the garden. Decorate your home with lots of our gorgeous poinsettias and make a statement by adding several of our beautiful Christmas trees and wreaths to your home.



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

Fall/winter annuals to plant today

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

   Herbs and Vegetables   Poinsettias    Christmas Trees & More


Check our big selection of tasty herbs. Hurry and plant your cool season vegetables now.


Take home some glorious poinsettias. They're grown at our Elfin Forest nursery and thrive outdoors. 10% off when you buy 10 or more. Buy 20 or more and get 20% off.


Super-fresh fir trees last and last because their trunks are recut as soon as we receive them and they get a daily rain bath. We also sell freshly made garlands.


Gorgeous Pottery



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.  


Brand new, fresh seeds have arrived. 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


Underwater Environments - imported Japanese Koi, Pond Supplies, Pond Equipment, Aquatic Plants

Custom Handcrafted
Garden Structures

Twigs by Teri Betty's Pie Whole Renee Miller
North County
Olive Oil


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.

Art camps for kids ages
Click here for info and registration.

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

Quality landscapes are a necessity, not a luxury. ~America in Bloom
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