III. OTHER PROPERTY PROTECTION MEASURES
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOR PLANTING

The County of Los Angeles Fire Department's Forestry Division recommends the following may be contacted for additional information on noninvasive, fire-resistant and erosion-resistant trees, shrubs, ground covers, and grasses:

County of Los Angeles
Fire Department Prevention Bureau
Forestry Division
5823 Rickenbacker Road, Rm ##123
Commerce, CA 90040-3027
(323) 890-4330
http://www.fire.lacounty.gov/forestry-division/
The Arboretum
County of Los Angeles Arboretum and Botanic Garden
301 North Baldwin Avenue
Arcadia, CA 91007-2697
(626) 821-3222
www.arboretum.org
 
United States Forest Service
Pacific Southwest Research Station
Forest Fire Laboratory
4955 Canyon Crest Drive
Riverside, CA 92507-6071
(951) 680-1500
www.fs.fed.us/psw/rfl
County of Los Angeles
South Coast Botanic Garden Foundation
26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274-2515
(310) 544-1948
www.southcoastbotanicgarden.org
 
The Theodore Payne Foundation
For Wildflowers and Native Plants, Inc.   
10459 Tuxford Street
Sun Valley, CA 91352-2126
(818) 768-1802
www.theodorepayne.org
County of Los Angeles
Descanso Gardens
1418 Descanso Drive
La Cañada, Flintridge, CA 91011-3102
(818) 949-4200
www.descansogardens.org
 
California Native Plant Society
Los Angeles/Santa Monica Mountain Chapter     
15811 Leadwell Street
Van Nuys, CA 91406-3113
(818) 881-3706
lasmmcnps.org
Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
1500 North College Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-3157
(909) 625-8767
www.rsabg.org
 
California Invasive Plant Council
1442-A Walnut St. ##462
Berkeley, CA 94709-1405
(510) 843-3902
www.cal-ipc.org
City of Los Angeles
Department of Parks and Recreation
Charles F. Lummis Home (El Alisal)
and Garden
200 E. Avenue 43rd
Los Angeles, CA 90031-1304
(323) 222-0546
www.socalhistory.org