Nursery Open for Take Out!

YES, we are selling plants – take out style! ¬† The Mother Garden Nursery is open for pick up of online pre-orders.¬† Now more than ever, spending time in the … Read more

End of Season Plant Sale – Nov 9-10 & 16-17

Our non-profit¬†nursery is far more than a business – it is a¬†mission-driven project promoting biodiversity as nature’s failsafe strategy for resilience both in our gardens and in the greater world.¬†As … Read more

Winter gardening starts NOW

    As the days are becoming noticeably shorter,¬†the afternoon shadows have become longer and deeper and the quality of light has changed to that gentle golden autumn glow. ¬†We … Read more

Nursery Season Opens April 6th!

Happy Spring! We are so thankful for the generous rains that have invigorated our gardens and promise an explosive Spring of extravagant growth and abundance! Our nursery tables are packed … Read more

OAEC Nursery Staff Spotlights

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Behind the scenes at OAEC are¬†dozens of talented¬†hourly and part-time staff¬†members. Here are some of the wonderful people¬†who give their time, energy and love to¬†the¬†OAEC Nursery, our 100% California Certified … Read more

Last Summer Plant Sale Weekend

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Saturday and Sunday are the last two days of the Summer Plant Sale¬†until our Plant Sales resume for our¬†Fall Plant Sale! We still have an incredibly wide array of beautiful … Read more

It’s Spring! What To Be Planting Now

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Annuals Gardeners — the days are getting longer and warmer, so we know you’ve got the itch to start playing in your garden¬†beds! There are many crops that you can … Read more