Author: Annie Austin

The California Wildlife Habitat Garden

Bring Nature Home One of the sponsors for the San Francisco Garden Show in March was the National Wildlife Federation and April Owens, Charlotte Torgovitsky and I joined up to create their backyard wildlife habitat exhibit.  On a 20 x 30-foot space, we put together a native habitat garden replete with bubbling stream, hedgerow and…

By Annie Austin June 28, 2019 Off

Wildflowers/Wild Places

When I walk in wild places, my senses come alive.  In nature, I come home to myself, because I am home.  I am in my rightful place, no more and no less than the living breathing community of plants and wildlife. Sometimes I feel a hint of my own wild essence— a kind of joyful…

By Annie Austin June 28, 2019 Off