Sierra Azul Nursery & Garden


2660 E. Lake Ave. Watsonville, CA 95076

Sierra Azul Nursery & Garden specializes in plants & gardens for California's Mediterranean climate. They carry plants from around the world for use in water-conserving gardens & landscapes. Owner Jeff Rosendale began this effort during the historic drought of 1975-76 & has been working their 6.5 acres site for 30 years. The nursery collaborates with the Pajaro Valley Arts Council for their much loved annual "Sculpture Is" event that gives artists a place to display their work in the nurseries beautiful garden setting. This year over 100 sculptures from 50+ artists are on display June 1 - October 31st in their 2-acre demonstration garden. The Rosendales hold a vision of their gardens as a place to link with the natural world and it's many wonderful contrasting elements.

Tour Description

Tours are self guided and people are free to roam the sculpture gardens. Picnic area is available.

Products for sale

Yes. A wide selection of Mediterranean climate adapted plants including fruit trees and plants for shade gardens are available for sale. Gardening supplies, tools and gifts are available at their on site store. Check the "Events" menu option for additional farm activities.

Plen-aire painting workshop taught by artist Erika Rosendale both Saturday & Sunday at 11am - 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 3:00pm. Cost is $25 and includes canvas & needed materials. Pre register online at or call 831-728-2532.

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