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.

Fledgling Song Sparrow

It seems like young birds are showing up earlier and earlier these days. This fledgling Song Sparrow appears to be exploring the garden for the first time and looked as if it was thinking about taking a bath -  maybe next time...