Montalvo

Villa Montalvo, once the grand estate of Senator James Phelan, offers a peaceful environment set among formal gardens, including this compelling courtyard.

Tractor

This vintage tractor ties the compelling garden vignette at the Loomis High-Hand Nursery.

Garden Court

The Filoli estate offers this authentic English gardens surrounded by the imposing historical edifice that complements this Californi historic site.

Courtyard

Villa Montalvo, once the grand estate of Senator James Phelan, offers a peaceful environment set among formal gardens, including this compelling courtyard.

Flowered Fountain

The Filoli estate is no less than astounding: Gardens, pools, walls, and foliage, not to mention the estate itself, comprise this Californi historic site.

Ballerina

I captured this beautiful rose, a hybrid named “Brandy,” at my Uncle Elwood’s idyllic haven in Woodside, California.

Peaches & Cream

“Brandy” is the name of this hybrid rose. I captured the vibrant rose in one of his two rose gardens tenderly tended at my uncle’s century-old Woodside home.

Beeutiful!

These twin bees, nestled in nectar, liven the already beautiful flowers in one of the two rose gardens in my uncle’s Woodside residence.

Garden Gate

Filoli Gardens is a destination with a rich history and unique garden settings. This imposing gate is secured by a classic used brick wall. At 30×20 inches, a high-quality canvas print of this scene would complement any decor.

Splendor

Filoli Gardens is an idyllic destination with a fascinating history and unique garden settings, showcasing a fountain and a pool.