Nursery Containers

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Several local businesses accept used nursery containers.

Bay Laurel Garden Center
2500 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA | (805) 466-3449
Hours: Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm, Sundays 9am – 4pm
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Accepts 1 to 15 gallon nursery pots and ground cover flats.

Golden Hills Garden Center
2111 Golden Hill Road, Paso Robles, CA | (805) 237-0155
Hours: Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm, Sundays 10am – 4pm
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Accepts 5 and 15 gallon plastic containers and unbroken plastic boxes.

Las Pilitas Nursery
3232 Las Pilitas Road, Santa Margarita, CA | (805) 438-5992
Hours: Friday – Saturday 9am – 4pm
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Accepts 1, 5 and 15 gallon containers.

Miner’s Ace Hardware
Hours: Daily 7am – 7pm
186 Station Way, Arroyo Grande, CA | (805) 489-9100
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9370 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA | (805) 466-0270
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1056 West Grand Avenue, Grover Beach, CA | (805) 489-2931
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1080 Los Osos Valley Road, Los Osos, CA | (805) 528-5255
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2034 Santa Barbara Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA | (805) 543-2191
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Accepts 1 gallon and larger containers.

Moore’s Western Nursery
8255 Morro Road, Atascadero, CA | (805) 466-2234
Summer hours: Monday – Saturday 9am – 5:30pm, Sundays 9am – 4pm
Winter hours: Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm, Sundays 9am – 4pm
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Accepts 1, 5 and 15 gallon black plastic containers.

Pismo Bob’s Hardware and Nursery
930 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA | (805) 773-5323
Hours: Daily 8am – 5pm
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Accepts 1 to 15 gallon plastic containers.

Ron’s Nursery
850 West Grand Avenue, Grover Beach, CA | (805) 489-4747
Hours: Wednesday – Monday 9am – 5pm
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Accepts 1 to 15 gallon plastic containers.

Sheltered Acre Nursery and Water Gardens
1188 Los Osos Valley Road, Los Osos, CA | (805) 528-1800
Hours: Monday – Saturday 9:30am – 5pm, Sundays 9:30am – 3:30pm
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Accepts 1 to 15 gallon plastic containers and 24 to 38 inch boxes.

Alternative Ways to Recycle

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Return to Lowe’s Garden Center

Return used nursery containers, plastic trays and tags to a Lowe’s Garden Center. Lowe’s will accept these containers for recycling, regardless of where you purchased them.

Ways to Reuse

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Raise Your Own Seeds

Consider reusing nursery containers to start seeds, divide up plants or transplant seedlings.