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Drought Tolerant Demonstration Garden
Garden Address: 43885 S. Grimmer Blvd.
Fremont 94538

Contact: Leasa Cleland

Phone: (510) 659-1970

Fax: (510) 770-1793

Mail Address: P.O. Box 5110, Fremont, CA 94537

E-mail Address: leasa.cleland@acwd.com

Web Site: http://www.acwd.org/waterconserv-garden.html

Sponsor: Alameda County Water District.

Days: daily

Hours: open

Fees: free

Size: 2,500 sq. ft.

Wheelchair Access: Yes

Directions: From I- 880 in South Fremont (north or south). Head east on Auto Mall Parkway. Turn right at first intersection onto Grimmer Blvd. Travel 2 1/2 blocks to ACWD headquarters.

Description: The ACWD Demonstration Garden was designed as a showplace for color and texture as well as for drought tolerance.

Features: Variety of irrigation equipment.

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