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

  • June 27th at 12 noon, HABITAT GARDENING

    Saturday June 27th 12 noon, FREE GARDENING WORKSHOP at Ploughshares Nursery 270 Main St. Alameda CA. 510 755 1102. HABITAT GARDENING; discussion and hands-on demonstration of planting and hardscape installation aimed at attracting and supporting birds, bees, lizards, frogs, snakes and beneficial critters of all kinds. Read More

  • Closed Friday June 11th for Inventory, Open Saturday June 13th FREE WORKSHOP

    Sorry folks, we will be closed Friday June 11th to conduct an inventory, but we will re-open Saturday June 13th at 10am.  Looking forward to seeing you for our 12 noon free workshop on growing plants from cuttings! Read More


    Saturday June 6th 12 noon, FREE GARDENING WORKSHOP at Ploughshares Nursery 2701 Main St. Alameda CA 510 755 1102. STRAW BALE GARDENING; hands-on demonstration of gardening with straw bales, learn how to use inexpensive straw bales to grow edibles from starts and seed while conserving water and creating free compost! Read More

  • May 30th Workshop: Reduce Water Use

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  • Saturday May 2nd ‘All About Flower Baskets’

    Saturday May 2nd 12 noon at Ploughshares Nursery 2701 Main St. Alameda CA, FREE workshop ‘All About Flower Baskets!’ Join Ploughshare’s Bonnie Howard for a fun filled hour planting flower baskets and learning the tricks for keeping them thriving and beautiful!   Read More

  • Drought Tolerant Landscapes, Designing with Succulents

    Saturday April 18th 11a.m. FREE WORKSHOP at Ploughshares Nursery ‘Designing with Succulents’ Succulent plants are everyone’s ‘go to’ plant for those serious about water conservation.  Join us at Ploughshares for a discussion of the origin of succulents, methods for integrating them into the garden design and how to care for them so they thrive and […] Read More

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