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.

Flora

 

 

Indian Mallow (Abutilon palmeri)
Yarrow "White" and "Island Pink" (Achillea millefolium)
Western Columbine (Acqilegia formosa)
Chamise (Adenostoma fasciculatum)
Nicolas Chamise (Adenostoma fasciculatum 'Nicolas Chamise')
Desert Century Plant (Agave desertii)
Pearly Everlasting (Anaphalis margaritacea)
Yerba Mansa (Anemopsis california)
Madrone (Arbutus meniesii)
California Dutchman's Pike (Aristolochia californica)
California Sagebrush (Artemesia californica)
California Sandhill Sagebrush (Artmenesia pycnocephala)
Narrow-leaf Milkweed (Asclepias fascicularis)
Salt Bush (Atriplex lentiformis 'breweri')
Coyote Brush (Baccharis pilularis)
Mule Fat (Baccharis salicifolia)
Desert Marigold (Bailyea multiradiata)
Side Oats Gramma (Bouteloua curtipendula)
Blue Gamma Grass (Bouteloua gracilis)
California Bromegrass (Bromus carinatus)
PInk Fairyduster (calliandra eriophylla)
Baja Fairyduster (Calliandra californica)
Wild Morning Glory (Calystegia macrostegia)
Berkeley Sedge (Carex tumulicola)
Bush Anenome (Carpenteria california)
Soap Plant (Chlorogalum pomeridianum)
Elegant Clarkia (Clarkia unguiculata)
Sacred Datura (Datura wrightii)
Island Tree Poppy (Dendromecon rigida ssp harfordii)
Tapertip Liveforever (Dudleya attenuata)
Liveforever Dudleya (Dudleya brittonii)
Chalk Dudleya (Dudleya pulverulenta)
California Fuchsia (Epilobium canum)
Coast Sunflower (Encelia californica)
California Poppy (Eschscholzia californica)
California Fescue (Festuca californica)
Western Fescue (Festuca occidentalis)
Creeping Red Festuca (Festuca rubra)
Mexican Fremontia (Fremontodendron mexicanum)
California Glory Flannel Bush (Fremontodendron 'California Glory')
California Wild Strawberry (Fragaria californica)
Beach Strawberry (Fragaria chilensis)
California Buckthorn (Frangula californica)
Baja Bush Snapdragon (Galvezia juncea 'Gran Canon')
Bush Snapdragon (Galvezia speciosa 'Firecracker')
Toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia)
Pink Coral Bells (Heuchera maxima)
Red Coral Bells (Heuchera sanguina)
Desert Lavender (hyptis emoryi)
Douglas Iris (Iris douglasiana)
Bladderpod (Isomeris arborea)
California Gray Rush (Juncus patens)
Chuparosa (Justica californica)