Community Gardening Days for Montclair Library

Image of back yard at library

Come help us turn our wild back yard into a garden paradise!

(Low water use, bird and butterfly friendly, native plants)

WE NEED: your volunteer labor; tools; birdhouses; benches; terracing; plants (see list below). Please call Lynne Cutler, Branch Manager, to RSVP and say what you would like to contribute. We look forward to meeting you! Montclair Library, 510-482-7810

  1. Ceanothus (Wild Lilac)
  2. Buddleja (Butterfly Bush)
  3. Cotoneaster
  4. Coleonoma (Breath of Heaven)
  5. Dietes (Fortnight Lily)
  6. Cotinus (Smoketree)
  7. Canna
  8. Chasmanthe floribunda (African flag)
  9. Sisrinchium Bellum (Blue-eyed grass)
  10. Verbena bonariensis (Purpletop vervain)
  11. Arcostaphylus Manzanita (Dr. Hurd)
  12. Rosemary
  13. Euphorbias
  14. Olive or fig trees
  15. Hardenbergia (leguminous vines)
  16. Cercis Canadensis (Redbud tree)




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Montclair Branch

1687 Mountain Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94611
Phone: (510) 482-7810