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Ploughshares Nursery
A social enterprise of
Alameda Point Collaborative
2701 Main Street
Alameda, CA 94501

  • Halloween Fun at Ploughshares Nursery

    GARDEN OF ZOMBIE AT PLOUGHSHARES NURSERY Friday October 30th and Saturday October 31st at sunset, Undead creatures roam the night garden at Ploughshares Nursery and you can join them ….. if you DARE. Friday Night bring the children to Ploughshares for the Zombie Costume Contest. Makeup will be provided but feel free to work your […] Read More

  • Native Plant Discussion and Sale

    12 noon October 10, 2015 We will be discussing native plants we have in stock, how to plant and care for them and how to maximize their utility as both drought tolerant and habitat plants in the neighborhood. Attendees will receive 20% off native plants. Read More

  • chickens in the backyard

    Henrieta and Isabella Clucking All About Chickens September 19, 12 noon at Ploughshares Nursery Free Workshop at Ploughshares Nursery led by our fine Egyptian Black Hens, Henrieta and Isabella, along with their ‘clucking’ translator, Jeff (whom they suspect is stealing their eggs). Considering Chickens but not sure where or when to start? Wondering how much […] Read More

  • Join Ploughshares at the Heirloom Exposition in Sonoma Sept 8,9 and 10th

    Ploughshares will be closed to the public September 8, 9, and 10th while we staff our booth at the Heirloom Exposition in Sonoma. Hope to see you there! Click to learn about the Heirloom Exposition.. Read More

  • A Group of Blueberries is Called a Bunch

    A Group of Blueberries is Called a Bunch September 12, 12 noon at Ploughshares Nursery Free Workshop at Ploughshares Nursery all about Blueberries, how to grow em, how many you will need to feed your family, where they come from and some unusual things you can do with them (Mmm Blueberry Kambucha). Blueberries love the […] Read More

  • Pollination to the People

    Thursday August 27th, 7pm-8pm at Ploughshares Nursery 2701 Main St. Alameda CA. ‘Pollination to the People’ Ruby Blume is the co-author of the popular book ‘Urban Homesteading’, she speaks at Garden Clubs and Schools throughout California…. This is an introduction to pollination ecology, the wild world of bees and pollinator friendly gardening for folks who […] Read More

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