Plant Exchange makes recycling plants a reality

on October 11, 2016

This year was the ninth anniversary of the Plant Exchange. Odette Pollar started it in her backyard, and now it is held at 4500 Lincoln Avenue in Oakland twice a year.

The event is powered by volunteers and it attracts hundreds of visitors. Click the video above to see the highlights from this year’s event.

Music in the video: “Disappearink” by Learning Music

Photo by Basil D Soufi
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