Welcome to my site! Here you will find fresh information and stories about the living world that surrounds us. I am writing a book and nurturing an educational garden. I write and live to bring the excitement of yesterday’s natural history discoveries to today’s generations, protecting tomorrow’s resources.
Thousands of acres of orange groves, seashore and alcove backwaters full of native wildflowers were my vista as I grew up in pre-development Tustin, Orange County, California.
“Too much cannot be said in praise of the 120 pages of flower paintings contributed by Miss Mary E. Eaton, of the New York Botanical Garden. Those best qualified to judge regard Miss Eaton the greatest of living wild-flower painters. She has not only painted the likeness of the flowers with the highest botanical accuracy,… Continue reading MARY EMILY EATON