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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.



Time for fall planting!

Pygmy date palms 50% off this month.
Citrus and avocado trees 20% off.

September is a great month to start fall planting.

We have a great selection of succulents, annuals, combination bowls, and gorgeous pottery so you can create your own designs.


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

Garden projects for September

Annuals to plant today

While you're here, remember to buy our special soil mixes, fertilizer, pruning shears, garden gloves and more.

Keep fertilizing your trees, shrubs, and flowering plants. We have fertilizers, soil amendments, mulch, potting soil, everything you need for
a perfect summer garden.

   Create Relaxing Spaces   Annuals    Herbs and Vegetables

Use our plants to create a park-like setting in your garden. You'll be glad you did.


Color your world with our wide variety of annuals. Petunias, zinnias, marigolds and much more.


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

  Pottery    Succulents   Seeds


Got pots? Check out our pottery area. Your container garden will thank you. New designs, great colors.
20% off this month!


The "succulent corral" features demonstration plantings and a large variety of easy to grow, drought tolerant succulents.
Get some today. 
20% off this month!


It's time to start summer 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


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. Sign up for fall classes. Chair massages on Labor Day weekend.

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

Functional and eco-conscious art featuring surfboards and more.

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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