We are currently accepting applications for employment. Please download the PDF application

or pick up a copy at the nursery.

Far West Nursery carries a wide variety of less toxic solutions to pests, diseases and general plant needs. Let us show you how to keep your plants healthy and your garden safer for bees, butterflies, pets and people. 


We have compled work on the new grasses and screen materials area to give our customers easy access to our huge selection of ornamental grasses for the landscape and to mass display the over 100 specimen plants we carry to create instant screens. 

Moving plants into the new section.

Completed new section which will feature our huge selection of ornamental grasses and over 100 specimen screen plants.

Bryan, Mark and Edgar receive a delivery of Pincushion Plants from a local grower. We will have shipments of unusual and interesting plants starting the first week of March and continuing through November. 

We have new succulents and cactus in a wide range of sizes up to 15 gallon specimens.






















A fresh


of quality

house plants.


We have a nice selection of small to medium sized glazed ceramic and terra cotta pots.


Bougainvilleas and Hibiscus are ready for summer!





We are a local, family-owned business, operating in Live Oak since 1973.  Far West Nursery and Garden Center propagates and grows many popular landscape plants.  In addition, we purchase plants from the best, most progressive growers in the area.  They are on the cutting edge of horticulture and excel in providing quality and variety, as well as introducing newly-developed plant selections and reviving forgotten favories for the landscape.


By supporting Far West Nursery, your are also contributing to the success of many local growers.


Please consider us as your local resource for quick and easy color for the garden, whether in containers on the patio or beds and borders in the landscape. We have many plants that grow quickly with colorful blooms and work well in most areas of Santa Cruz and Monterey counties. Our experienced staff will enjoy helping you select the right plant for the right spot.