Plants by Region of California
For a list of garden plants that are invasive in your area, and what we recommend using in their place, click the region where you live on the map below. You can also browse our complete list of invasive plants.
- Central Valley (Sunset Zones 7-9)
- Desert (Sunset Zones 10-13)
- North and Central Coast (Sunset Zones 14-17)
- Sierra and Coastal Mountains (Sunset Zones 1-3)
- South Coast (Sunset Zones 18-24)
- All California
Why These Plants?
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View the invasive plants retired from PlantRight's list.
Printable list and more information
You can download a printable list of PlantRight's 7 invasive garden plants and non-invasive alternatives in PDF format.
***NEW! Materials in Spanish
You can download a printable list of PlantRight's 7 invasive garden plants and non-invasive alternatives in Spanish in PDF format.
You can also download an invasive species spotlight for Mexican feathergrass (Stipa/Nassella tenuissima)in Spanish in PDF format.