The Front Yard Nursery started in 1992 with six employees.
Now, over fifteen years later, fifteen employees contribute to the Nursery, and our newletter is mailed out to over 5,500 customers.
The Nursery grows approximately 60% of its plants and sells to retail customers and landscape professionals.
Our goals are:
To keep customer service our first priority by encouraging a friendly, helpful, and professional atmosphere.
To continue to have both a quality and quantity (largest stocking) nursery where customers are certain they are buying healthy and thriving plants.
To run the Nursery in the most eco-friendly way by selling organic products that have less impact on the soil and water table.
8:30 - 6:00 Daily
We are closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day.
From Highway 50 East (going towards Tahoe)
Take the Ponderosa Road / N. Shingle Rd. / Mother Lode Dr. exit. At the stoplight go straight; you are now on Mother Lode Drive. Go 4-1/2 miles exactly (go straight at the stop sign at the "Y"). We are located on the left, past the railroad tracks.
From Highway 50 West (going towards Sacramento)
Take the El Dorado Road exit. Turn left onto El Dorado Road off the highway. At the stop sign (Mother Lode Drive), turn right. Go 3/10 of a mile. We are located on the right, before the railroad tracks.