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Ploughshares Nursery
A social enterprise of
Alameda Point Collaborative
2701 Main Street
Alameda, CA 94501
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  • The Nature of Native Plants with Ms. Sally de Becker

    The Nature of Native Plants with biologist Ms. Sally de Becker What they are, why we love them, ways to enjoy them, and where the Jobs Are. California Native Plant Society (CNPS) has been busy studying and protecting native plant diversity for over sixty years, and spreading the enthusiasm. CNPS East Bay Chapter’s own Sally […] Read More

  • Learn How to Grow Plants from Cuttings

    Saturday February 20th at Noon Learn how to grow plants from cuttings with Nursery Manager Jeff Bridge. Populate your garden with virtually free plants grown from vegetative cuttings. There is a treasure trove of garden beauty all around you and all you need is a pair of pruners or scissors, a growing medium and a […] Read More

  • Care and Feeding of Container Succulent Gardens

    Saturday February 13th, 12 Noon at Ploughshares Nursery Care and Feeding of Container Succulent Gardens Join Ploughshare’s own Bonnie Howard for a FREE workshop demonstrating how to plant and care for succulents in containers and rockeries. Topics will include; proper planting, how and when to fertilize, pest control and how to make succulents look FABULOUS! Read More

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  • February Workshops at a Glance

    Saturday February 13th at Noon Care and Feeding of Container Succulent Gardens Join Ploughshare’s own Bonnie Howard for a FREE ...

    November Workshops at a Glance

    Pruning for Fruit Production and Aesthetics: Discussion AND Contest Saturday, November 21, 2015, Noon to 1:45 pm Ploughshares Nursery, 2701 ...

  • September Workshops at A Glance

    Workshops in September at Ploughshares Nursery A Group of Blueberries is Called a Bunch September 12, 12 noon at Ploughshares ...

    July Workshops at a Glance

    All About Summertime Fruit Tree Care, FREE WORKSHOP at Ploughshares Nursery 2701 Main Street, Alameda CA. Saturday July 11th at ...