Renovation of several areas in beloved Children’s Fairyland in Oakland, adjacent to Lake Merritt . Areas renovated are the Merry Meadow, under the Dragon slide and the home of the little Red Hen.
Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA
Bay Friendly Rater
5,000 sq ft
Grounds Open To Public?
Bay-Friendly Rated Landscape Score
Bay-Friendly Landscape Highlights
- Turf area in Merry meadow reduced by installing planting beds with drought tolerant perennials, and putting in permeable pavers in high traffic areas.
- All planting areas amended with compost & mulch.
- 100% of non-turf plants were low or no water using once established.
- Non-profit board of Children’s Fairyland adopted Bay-Friendly Landscape Standards for future renovations and ongoing landscape maintenance.