101 Golf Course Road, Berkeley, CA 94708
OPEN: Tuesdays: noon to 3 pm, Fridays: 9 am - noon, Saturdays: 10 am - 2 pm
Located in Tilden Park across from the entrance to the Tilden Golf Course
Map showing location of Native Here Nursery
By public transit:
#65 AC Transit bus to Grizzly Peak/Shasta.
Walk .1 mile on Shasta to Golf Course Dr., right on Golf Course Dr .7 miles
to nursery entrance.
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.
New payment options available at Native Here!
We are now equipped to accept Master Card and Visa credit cards, and also debit cards.
Minimum credit card purchase is $20. Our setup requires that the actual card be present when we record the transaction. Because the equipment is telephone-based, we will now be writing up all sales in the office.
Are you aware of the volume discount at Native Here? Sometimes you may not find $500 worth of plants at a given time, but you can achieve that amount by purchasing gift certificates to use later.
If you attended the Plant Fair please take a minute to fill out an
Photos of the first day of the 2010 Plant Fair
Iris douglasiana photo by Janice Bray |
Native Here Nursery Menu
Custom grown plants native to Contra Costa and Alameda
||Growing to order
The nursery is operated almost entirely by volunteers. At present it is
open for volunteer training and sales to the public on Friday mornings 9 AM
to noon and on Saturdays 10 AM to 1 PM. Rain or strong winds close the
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.
2007 Native Here Nursery