You could spend hours perusing the shelves and racks of this warehouse-style thrift store, where you're most certain to find at least one or two tchotchkes or pieces of clothing to make your friends envious.
This family-owned business specializes in landscaping materials, including gravel, sand, rocks, bark, mulch, and more, with an emphasis on locally sourced materials.
Primarily a florist, Adachi has a wide selection of blooming plants, balloons, European basket gardens, orchids, and fountains, and offers same-day delivery of floral arrangements for everything from births to weddings.
The design supply company stocks everything from blended soils for rooftop gardens to select stone for building restoration.
Located in the historic Richmond fire house building, the shop features handmade jewelery and other unique gifts, including suncatchers and accessories, made on-site by owner Kat Scott.
Offers every hair-care item, beauty product, and accessory you can imagine — a rainbow of synthetic wigs, rows of extensions, curlers, brushes, elastics, bandannas, belts, purses, sunglasses, jewelry — even shoes.
In the market for a palm? Golden Gate Palms boasts the largest selection of palms in Northern California. The store also offers avocados and other fruit trees. Golden Gate Palms will deliver, install, trim, maintain, and remove palms at a competitive price. Walk through their gardens, replete with tropical paintings, and hand-select your desired palm. Its nursery boasts the largest in-ground Kentia palm grove in Northern California and one of the largest wine palms in the Northern Hemisphere.
This is one East Bay store where shoppers can peruse Stetson hats, Wrangler jeans, and leather holsters, as well as faux-pearl-buttoned plaids, embroidered long-sleeve shirts, and, of course, cowboy boots.
Intended as a community resource and space, the shop and lounge sells new and used bikes and offers community bike valet for nearby businesses, safety classes, mobile repairs, and more.
A smoke shop specializing in cigarettes, cigars, and smoking accessories.
Top Hat Orchids, like its name suggests, deals in orchids. While it carries a variety of orchids of different shapes, sizes, and colors, it doesn't have a lot of non-orchid flora. But it does have steaks, pots, and orchid bark. It specializes in new hybrids and unusual, high-color Cymbidiums, Dendrobiums, Laelias, and Cattleyas. Call to make an appointment before dropping by.
The place to find quirky and colorful glass-based home furnishings, from table lamps to light fixtures.
This Bay Area nursery offers site-specific and drought-tolerant California native plants. Its goal is to enable successful habitat restoration and enhancement projects throughout the Bay Area. It has an experienced staff that will help you match the right species of plant to the specific habitat. Plants sometimes need to be ordered and grown one to two years ahead of time. Watershed also can assist with the design of your home garden or restoration site.