|Jan Stewart, gardener|
The nursery was founded in 1960 by Gerda Isenberg, a pioneer in the native landscape movement. On her family's 3,000-acre cattle ranch, Gerda built a nursery dedicated to natives, many of them are today rare or endangered in the wild.
I'll let you in on our conclusions in a minute. In the meantime, here are some images of what we saw as we walked the garden in early spring.