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

  • Garden of Zombie Coming Soon to Ploughshares

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  • A Tale of Five Natives

    Saturday August 22nd, 12 noon to 2pm at Ploughshares Nursery 2701 Main St. Alameda CA. ‘A Tale of Five Natives’ Join Ploughshares nursery manager Jeff Bridge for an in-depth exploration of five native plants including explanations of their roles as habitat plants, descriptions of where they occur in the natural environment, some history of use […] Read More

  • workshop orientation on Stop Waste’s ‘loose that lawn’ incentive program

    Loose That Lawn Incentive Program -Stop Waste.org Orientation, FREE WORKSHOP at Ploughshares Nursery 2701 Main Street, Alameda CA July 25th at noon. Ready to convert that water greedy lawn into a beautiful drought tolerant garden but don’t know how to start, don’t have time to research or worried about the expense? You can save 40% […] Read More

  • Berries are the Bomb

    Berries are the Bomb(!), FREE WORKSHOP at Ploughshares Nursery 2701 Main Street, Alameda CA. July 18th at noon. Berries like Marrionberry, Blackberry and Raspberry are truly bombs of flavor which explode with goodness in your mouth, and they are easy to grow if you care to learn a few tricks. It’s also true that we […] Read More

  • Saturday July 11th Summertime Fruit Tree Care Workshop

    All About Summertime Fruit Tree Care, FREE WORKSHOP at Ploughshares Nursery 2701 Main Street, Alameda CA. Saturday July 11th at noon, topics will include; disease mitigation, pest control, summer pruning to dwarf trees, proper planting technique, fertilizer vs compost (hint, compost wins), mid-season crop thinning and intensive planting methods for tiny yards-so you can have […] Read More

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