Where savvy shoppers can find American and European light fixtures for both indoors and out.
Pick up post-season merch at discounted prices.
While not technically a zoo, you can find (and buy) almost any (legally sanctioned) lizard-like animal here, from frogs and giant pythons to flesh-eating monitor lizards.
The pet shop, which sells products both online and via its SF and Berkeley brick-and-mortars, carries toys, bedding, travel cases, food, collars, and more for cats and dogs.
As a hardware store, Orchard Supply has a good selection of the gear a gardener or landscaper needs to make gardens flourish. It carries sprayers, tools, spreaders, carts, weed eaters, lawn mowers, and fertilizers. However, its selection of plants is more limited than most large outdoor nurseries. It does carry flowers, vegetables, and bare root plants seasonally.
Pave has a crisp and shiny decor, à la your typical high-end gem shop, but the affable employees are prone to grin at you rather than glare — and they’ll help you find (or design) the jewels of your dreams.
The nonprofit press distributes only independently published literature.
A contemporary women's clothing company.
Yabusaki's is a small, family-owned nursery that specializes in bonsai trees. It has a good selection of bonsais as well as tools, soils, pots, and wire to help the budding or seasoned bonsai artist get started. However, its selection doesn't stop with bonsais. It also has a small array of indoor plants, perennials, annuals, edibles, containers, and small- to medium-sized trees.