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Rare and Endangered Plants

 

San Diego Botanic Garden protects and conserves many rare and endangered plants. Our ongoing work to help conserve rare oaks, cycads, manzanitas, coyote bush, and other threatened plants has increased dramatically over the past few years. Here we highlight some of the rare and endangered plants in our collections.

Golden Barrel Cactus  

Golden Barrel Cactus
Echinocactus grusonii

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African Cycad  

African Cycad
Encephalartos sp.

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Hawaiian hibiscus  

Hawaiian Hibiscus
Hibiscus brackenridgei

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‘Olulu Palm Brighamia insignis   

‘Olulu Palm
Brighamia insignis

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Wollemia nobilis  

Wollemi Pine
Wollemia nobilis

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Aloe pillansii  

Bastard Quiver Tree
Aloe pillansii

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Mahonia nevinii  

Nevin’s Barberry
Mahonia nevinii

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Baccharis vanessae  

Encinitas Baccharis
Baccharis vanessae

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SDBG Class  

Shaw’s Agave
Agave shawii

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SDBG Class  

Del Mar Manzanita
Arctostaphylos glandulosa ssp. crassifolia

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Orcutt’s Hazardia  

Orcutt’s Hazardia
Hazardia orcutii

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Rosa minutifolia  

Otay Rose
Rosa minutifolia

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