Nurseries (Retail)
For the homeowner, these are the retail nurseries that Gardenforms recommends and are open for the public.  Please call nurseries for hours of operations, potential sales and promotions, to plant availability.
Adachi Florist & Nursery (PERMANENTLY CLOSED)
5166 Sobrante Avenue
El Sobrante, CA 94803
Tel: (510) 223-6711
Retail florist and nursery with ornamental trees, fruit trees, flowering shrubs, vines, perennials, annuals/biennials, seasonal herbs, vegetables, bamboos, Japanese-native plants, florist arrangements, literature, soils, stakes, to garden ornaments, supplies and tools.

Please call to verify licensed contractor discounts.

Farm Store at Kellogg Ranch
(California State Polytechnic University, Pomona)
4102 S University Drive
Pomona, CA 91768
Store Tel: (909) 869-4906
Nursery Tel: (909) 869-2299
Nursery Email:
AGRIscapes Events Tel: (909) 869-6722
Petting Farm Tel: (909) 896-7741

Located on the campus of California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona), which is a farm store, plant nursery grown by students, with many other amenities (i.e. visitor center that can hold up to 100 people for events, conferences, banquets and small gatherings, gift shop, petting farm, to various events: pumpkin patch, tractor and car show, to picking strawberries and produce right out of the ground).
Lowe's Home Improvement
Orchard Supply Hardware (OSH)
Orchard Nursery and Florist
4010 Mt. Diablo Blvd
Lafayette, CA 94549
Tel: (925) 284-4474
A high end East San Francisco Bay Area nursery worth visiting, which has a wide range of unique ornamental plants: from trees, shrubs, roses, vines, ground covers, grasses, ferns, perennials, seasonal annuals, herbs, to small-sized container plants that are reasonably priced.  I recommended this nursery where there are many plants to choose from (interiors and exterior), seasonal arrangements, water features, garden ornaments and supplies, soils, to the yearly October season pumpkin patch for all ages.
Navlet's Garden Center
(owned by: Sloat Garden Centers)
2895 Contra Costa Blvd.
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Tel: (925) 939-9000
Roger's Gardens
2301 San Joaquin Hills Road
Corona del Mar, CA 92625
Tel: (949) 640-5800
A high-end retail nursery that has a wide range of plant material that are common and readily available, to uncommon and very unique plants.  From ornamental exterior to interior plants, tropicals, palms, succulents, perennials, grasses, roses, shrubs, trees, herbs, seasonal annuals to many gift ideas and interior arrangements in their gift shop. 

This is a worthwhile nursery visit in the Orange County area.  
Sloat Garden Center (Main Office)
420 Coloma Street
Sausalito, CA 94965
Tel: (415) 332-0657

Garden Center Locations
- 1555 Kirker Pass Road
Tel: (925) 681-0550

Danville - 800 Camino Ramon
Tel: (925) 837-9144

Danville - 828 Diablo Road
Tel: (925) 743-0288

Kentfield - 700 Sir Francis Drake Blvd.
Tel: (415) 454-0262

Martinez - 6740 Alhambra Avenue
Tel: (925) 935-9125

Mill Valley - 657 E Blithedale Avenue
Tel: (415) 388-0102

Mill Valley - 401 Miller Avenue
Tel: (415) 388-0365

Novato - 2000 Novato Blvd.
Tel: (415) 897-2169

Pleasant Hill - 2895 Contra Costa Blvd
Tel: (925) 939-9000

San Francisco - 327 3rd Avenue
Tel: (415) 752-1614

San Francisco - 3237 Pierce Street
Tel: (415) 440-1000

San Francisco - 2700 Sloat Blvd.
Tel: (415) 566-4415

San Rafael - 1580 Lincoln Avenue
Tel: (415) 453-3977

Top Soil / Bulk Solis
828 Diablo Road, Danville
Tel: (925) 820-1273

Garden Design Department
Tel: (415) 388-3754