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.

FOS Rufous Hummingbird

We had our first of the season (2017) Rufous Hummingbird today.  This bird would have come up from Mexico and is travelling to his breeding grounds – maybe as far as Alaska!