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Welcome to Waltzing Matilija, your go-to online nursery for Australian and South African plants adapted to dry climates. We love growing these and other unique species and pride ourselves on shipping the highest quality, healthy plants.


Lets get you started on your Gonwanan journey.

Orders received by midnight on Sunday will ship the following week on Monday or Tuesday. Orders received after that day will ship the following Monday or Tuesday. Live close by? Select pick-up during checkout and we'll let you know when to stop by.

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Welcome to Waltzing Matilija

Welcome plant friends, my name is Troy and I'm the owner and grower at Waltzing Matilija Nursery. Gondwanan goodies born and raised in Sunny California.

Have you had a hard time sourcing rare and unusual plants from Australia and South Africa? Me too. I began importing seed and growing plants to solve that problem only to unearth another problem... I enjoyed it too much.  So naturally I started a nursery to share the bounty and it has evolved to a point where I can offer a solid range of healthy plants to folks well beyond my local area.


Feel free to digitally browse the benches and reach out with any questions. I LOVE to talk plants.


Thanks for visiting.

Shout out to Gerhard Bock for the Image

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