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.

Townsend's Warbler Makes GNG Home

Winter time is an excellent opportunity to spot Townsend's Warblers in the garden. With its black stripped yellow cap and highly detailed wings, one can see why Townsend's are many native gardener's favorites. During the day they can be found high in the Silky Oak canopy scanning for insects.

Townsend's Warbler

Townsend's Warbler