A Local Family Business

Sunflower Farms has been owned and operated by the Akiyama family since 1975. Our goal is to help you love growing plants, gardening, and your landscape. We accomplish this by offering high quality products and sharing our expertise, 7 days a week.

Everything You Need to
Get Growing!

Our Retail Garden Center is fully stocked with thousands of seasonal items for your home, landscape and vegetable garden including native plants & water-wise options

  • Green & flowering plants
  • Shrubs
  • Trees including citrus, fruit, nut, ornamental
  • Vegetable plants
  • Herbs
  • Indoor plants
  • Succulents & cacti
  • Special orders
  • Plant supplies and tools
  • Pottery
  • Garden gifts


Special Orders are our Specialty
Need something unusual, out of season, or hard to find? We’re happy to create a special order for you.

Decades of Knowledge

Our staff is ready to answer your questions about products, planting and maintenance. We also offer full landscape design services.

A Wonder-full Location

Our nursery is a unique and beautiful place – a jewel tucked into North Torrance. With acres of plants, shrubs, trees, and succulents, you’re transported to another world as you explore.

A Place to Nurture Community
From Workshops to hands-on classes to community-sponsored events, we welcome all to enjoy our property.

Contact us
to talk about hosting your class or event here.