Located in Tilden Park across from the entrance to the Tilden Golf Course
By public transit:
#65 AC Transit bus to Grizzly Peak/Shasta
On Saturdays: #67 bus to Brazil Bldg. in Tilden Park, walk uphill .2 miles on Shasta Rd, turn left and walk .7 miles to nursery entrance.
.1 mile on Shasta to Golf Course Dr.,
Right on Golf Course Dr
.7 miles to nursery entrance.
Native Here Nursery is on Facebook.
Master Card and Visa credit cards, and debit cards now accepted
Plants ready to plant in February and March 2013
Click here for instructions on how to plant native bulbs.
Chris potting up grasses. Photo by Janice Bray.
Volunteers Needed - The nursery is operated almost entirely by volunteers. At present it is open for volunteer training and sales to the public on Tuesdays noon to 3 pm, Friday mornings 9 am to noon and on Saturdays 10 am to 2 pm. Rain or strong winds close the nursery.
There is a wide range of volunteer tasks
• handling sales,
• loading plants for customers,
• striking cuttings,
• sowing seeds,
• potting up plants,
• filing papers,
• entering nursery records,
• writing Bay Leaf notices,
• cleaning the office,
• creating native plant and wildlife habitat,
• collecting seeds and cuttings,
• tool maintenance,
• building and maintaining nursery structures.