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.

Butterflies

 

Monarch

 

Checkered White
Sara Orangetip
Cabbage White -- non-native
Cloudless Sulfur
Mourning Cloak
Gulf Fritillary
Monarch ♀♂
Painted Lady
American Lady
Anise Swallowtail
Pale Swallowtail
Western Tiger Swallowtail
Giant Swallowtail
Common Buckeye
California Sister
Red Admiral
Mournful Duskywing
Funereal Duskywing
Fiery Skipper
Umber Skipper
Eufala Skipper
Northern White-Skipper
Fatal Metalmark ♂
Marine Blue
Western Pygmy Blue
Gray Hairstreak