Due to COVID 19 the Garden by Number Program has been postponed. Please check back for program updates and thank you for your understanding. All other rebate programs are still active.
Water Wise Landscaping Rebate Program: Get $50 to Transform Your Yard!
What Is Garden by Number?
The Garden by Number rebate pilot program is a do-it-yourself rebate program that provides themed prepackaged ready-made garden boxes. The box includes a plant-by-number map to layout the design, an instruction sheet, information on watering, a plant care guide, and 10 to 15 healthy starter plants.
Benefits to Garden by Number:
How It Works
STEP 1: COMPLETE THE PRE-APPLICATION CHECKLIST
□ Do you live in a Single-Family Home?
□ Are you a customer of Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD), the City of Livermore, or the City of Pleasanton? Please note: program is not available to California Water Service Company - Livermore customers.
□ Is your account in good standing and do you have an active meter?
□ Does your account have a history of at least one year of water use?
□ Do you have a minimum of 200 square feet of lawn in your front yard? To receive the rebate, you must replace 100 square feet of front lawn with Garden by Number plants.
□ Are you prepared to eliminate overhead sprinklers in the garden box planting area and convert sprinkler heads to drip irrigation?
□ Select your garden box style and pick-up location. Options listed below under "Choose Your Plant Package"
□ Decide where you want to install your Garden by Number plants. Take a photo of the area where you plan to install your garden and save it for your rebate application.
□ Which garden box plant palette and box layout are you selecting?
□ Where do you want to pick up?
- Alden lane Nursery: 981 Alden Lane, Livermore, CA 94550
- Western Garden Nursery: 2756 Vineyard Ave., Pleasanton, CA 94566
□ Print a copy of your current water bill to include in your rebate application.
□ Due to COVID 19 the Garden by Number Program has been postponed. The program will be resumed when possible, check back for program updates and thank you for your understanding.
STEP 2: CHOOSE YOUR PLANT PACKAGE
PACKAGE 1: Succulent Garden Package-$210
Be sharp and colorful without the thorns by planting long-season colorful blooms from succulents (yes, succulents can add color!). To view included plants and garden box layout and an in-depth look at the included plants, click on the resources below.
PACKAGE 2: Pollinator Garden Package -$205 Bring the birds, bees and butterflies to your garden by converting part of your lawn to a pollinator’s paradise. To view included plants and garden box layout and an in-depth look at the included plants, click on the resources below.
PACKAGE 3: Year-Round Color Garden (Shade)-$220 Add eye-catching color to that one part of your yard stuck in the shadow of a tall, shade tree or your house. To view included plants and garden box layout and an in-depth look at the included plants, click on the resources below.
PACKAGE 4: Year-Round Color Garden (Sun)-$220 Brighten your yard with plants that stay green 365 days a year and perennial flowers and shrubs that are always in bloom. To view included plants and garden box layout and an in-depth look at the included plants, click on the resources below.
STEP 3: COMPLETE THE APPLICATION PROCESS *****WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS AT THIS TIME DUE TO COVID 19******
□ Our Zone 7 team will process your application. You should hear from us within 5-7 business days with an approval code.
□ Take your approval code to the nursery you have selected and pay a 50% deposit. The remaining balance is due when you pick up your box. If you decide later not to participate in the program, the deposit will be refunded as a store credit.
□ Your Garden by Number box will give you instructions on how to prep your yard to make sure your installation goes well. Follow those instructions before you pick up your garden box.
□ You will be notified when your box is ready to be picked up.
□ Alden Lane and Western Garden nurseries are offering a 20% discount on mulch, compost, and cardboard.
STEP 4: PLANT YOUR GARDEN, SIT BACK AND ENJOY!
This program is provided by Zone7 in partnership with the following: