May Planting List

It’s warming up!

Continue planting heat loving Vegetables this month to prolong your harvest: Beans, Cucumber, Corn, Eggplant, Melon, Squash, Tomatoes and Watermelon.

May is the best month to plant Pumpkins for Halloween.

Along the coast we can continue to grow Lettuces and Arugula as well as our “Year Round Veggies”: Beets, Carrots, Chard, and Radish.


Basil, Cilantro, Chives, Chamomile, Oregano, Marjoram, Mints, Tarragon, Thyme, Parsley, Rosemary, Sage, Savory, etc.

Edible Trees: Plant Citrus and Avocados.

Add Subtropicals such as Pineapple Guava or Bananas.

Stone fruit (Peaches and Plums etc.) Apples, Persimmon, and other deciduous fruits may be planted now.

We are Closing Temporarily on Friday, April 3, 2020

We have made the hard decision to close on Friday, April 3, 2020 to help protect our families and yours, and to help enforce the stay at home order. We will be back in the near future to serve you!

We have suspended phone and email/online orders effective immediately, so that we can focus on filling orders already received. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Please check back here, or on our Facebook page for the latest updates on re-opening and other news. Thank you, Santa Barbara!

Your friends at La Sumida Nursery

Temporarily Reduced Business Hours

Monday, March 30 through Thursday, April 2, 2020
9:00am - 3:00pm

Business Hours

Temporarily Reduced Hours
Monday March 30 through Thursday, April 2: 9:00am – 3:00pm

Contact Us

La Sumida Nursery
165 S. Patterson Avenue
Santa Barbara, CA 93111

(805) 964-9944 phone