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The Fall Plant Exchange is Two Months Away!

The Fall Plant Exchange Saturday, October 21 12pm – 4pm 4500 Lincoln Ave, Oakland The Plant Exchange is a community and a celebration that encourages resource sharing, reuse, recycling, and organic living. Our mission is to encourage green practices and … Continue reading

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Special Summer Sale!

We are having a BIG Plant and Cookbook Sale on Saturday, Aug. 12th, from 9:30 – 1:30 pm. Inventory includes a large variety of outdoor plants, yard art, decorative pots and planters, and from a private collector, new gourmet and speciality cookbooks. Check out … Continue reading

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Gardening for Small Spaces

Living in a city means limited gardening space, but that doesn’t mean you can’t garden. Join us on Saturday, August 12th from 2 – 4pm for Container Gardening for All Occasions. You will learn everything from proper soil selection to decorative floral arrangements to … Continue reading

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The Plant Exchange Blooms in July!

Join us for a BIG Plant Sale on Saturday, July 15th, from 9:30am – 1pm with 5 – 6 ft. tall lush indoor plants, decorative pots, and more. See photos and flyer! Visit Cole Hardware in July and help us raise … Continue reading

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Pest Management: The Natural Way Plus A 50% Off Offer

Purchase a ticket to our next gardening event on Saturday, July 8th, from 2 – 4pm to learn about Natural Pest Management and receive half off your next ticket purchase. Learn ways to prevent and rid your garden of pests … Continue reading

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Amazing Things are Growing – Join us!

The Plant Exchange team is working hard this summer to ensure that everyone’s garden thrives. Bringing you amazing plants donated by commercial suppliers, landscapers, and sourced from people just like you, we’re excited to be able to create community events … Continue reading

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Save the Date: Saturday, October 21st!

Happy Birthday…to us! Celebrate our 10 Year Anniversary at their next semi-annual Plant Exchange on Saturday, October 21st from noon to 4 p.m. at 4500 Lincoln Avenue in Oakland. The FREE event features gardening demos, live music, wonderful specialty food trucks, … Continue reading

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Second Saturday Summer Fun

It’s time for our next Sustainable Urban Gardening event! Join us on Saturday, June 10th, from 2 – 4 pm for Go From Lawn to Garden with Sheet Mulch. You’ll learn how to layer cardboard, compost and mulch on top of the lawn and … Continue reading

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Giving Back to Our Community

The Plant Exchange is committed to promoting sustainable gardening practices through reuse and recycling. One of the ways we achieve this is by partnering with local businesses, nurseries, landscapers, and commercial growers to pick up their excess garden materials and … Continue reading

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Celebrate Spring with Us on Sat., May 13!

Visit us at 4500 Lincoln Ave. this Saturday, May 13th, for a fun day of outdoor activities! Start with our Spring Plant Sale from 9:00am to 1pm. We have a large and varied selection to choose from including: California Natives in 1-gallon pots Tall (5-6 … Continue reading

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