Nursery Pots & Buckets

Although you can dispose of nursery pots and buckets in your trash bin, it is better to recycle it.

Recycling Locations

Please check with your local nursery to see if they can reuse the nursery pots and buckets when you purchase new plants for your garden. The following are a few nurseries that do accept pots and buckets.

Name Address Phone Website
Garden Center Florist and Nursery
12695 Palm Drive
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
La Hacienda Nursery
80-900 Miles Avenue
Indio, CA 92201
Mendoza Palm Tree and Nursery
86105 Vista Del Sur
Coachella, CA 92236
Moorten Botanical Gardens Showplace
1701 S. Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, CA 92264
Murrieta Oaks Nursery
35921 Greer Road
Murrieta, CA 92562

Disposal Locations

Riverside County Landfills

Nursery pots and buckets are accepted for disposal at Riverside County landfills.

Locations & hours

Fee schedule:  Routine refuse disposal rates apply

This information above is offered as a public service in an effort to eliminate illegal and improper waste disposal. As the information may not be comprehensive, the Department encourages the public to research additional companies that are available for the services sought. The companies are not affiliated, endorsed or regulated by the Department. Accordingly, as with any professional service, please confirm the accuracy of the company’s information and request copies or verification of the company's license and/or permits to provide the service, prior to utilizing its services. Under no circumstances, directly or indirectly, shall the Department be held responsible or liable for reliance on this information.  If you would like to include your company on the list, please contact or call (951) 486-3200.

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