Native Sun Gardens

ecological landscape design

Helping the earth bloom


Joshua Burman Thayer has always had his hands in the Earth as he has traveled extensively throughout the Americas, working w/ communities around plants and food.

Starting as a W.W.O.O.F. volunteer on organic farms throughout Latin America, to working as a laborer on organic C.S.A. farms back home in California, to apprenticing and working in Ecological landscape design, to doing native plant field research with renowned mentors, Joshua has become a lead designer and advocate for uniting Ecology with Aesthetic, creating beautiful, productive natural systems that work with nature to foster bounty.

Joshua Holds a degree Cum Laude from Humboldt State University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Community Engineering.

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