The Gottlieb Native Garden

a california love story

The Gottlieb Native Garden is a flourishing ecosystem belonging to Susan and Dan Gottlieb, friends of flora and fauna and devoted environmental philanthropists. With more than 100 hand-selected plant species and hundreds of animal species, the backyard is a National Wildlife Federation-certified Backyard Wildlife Habitat and a Xerces Society-designated Pollinator Habitat.

Birds

 

Great Horned Owl

 

Wood Duck
Mallard
California Quail
Double-crested Cormorant
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Turkey Vulture
Osprey
Cooper's Hawk
Red-shouldered Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Killdeer
Ring-billed Gull
Western Gull
California Gull
Rock Pigeon — non-native
Band-tailed Pigeon
Mourning Dove
Barn Owl
Great Horned Owl
Common Poorwill
White-throated Swift
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Anna's Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
Allen's Hummingbird
Costa's Hummingbird
Calliope Hummingbird
Acorn Woodpecker
Red-breasted Sapsucker
Nuttall's Woodpecker
Northern (Red-shafted) Flicker
Merlin
Peregrine Falcon
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet -- non-native
Nanday Parakeet -- non-native
Pacific-slope Flycatcher
Black Phoebe
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Cassin’s Kingbird
Western Kingbird
Warbling Vireo
Hutton's Vireo
California Scrub-Jay
American Crow
Common Raven
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Violet-green Swallow
Barn Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Oak Titmouse
Bushtit
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch
Canyon Wren
House Wren
Bewick's Wren
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Wrentit
Swainson's Thrush
Hermit Thrush
American Robin
California Thrasher
Northern Mockingbird
Cedar Waxwing
Phainopepla
Orange-crowned Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Yellow Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)
Townsend's Warbler
Black-throated Gray Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
Spotted Towhee
California Towhee
Fox Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)
Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon)
Western Tanager
Black-headed Grosbeak
Lazuli Bunting
Brown-headed Cowbird
Hooded Oriole
Bullock's Oriole
House Finch
Pine Siskin
Lesser Goldfinch
American Goldfinch
Scaly-breasted Munia -- non-native