Eva loves to share her enthusiasm for the plant world – wild and domestic. She began leading tours at a high
elevation heirloom vegetable garden in Montana in 1998 and went on to guide walks on the Ethnobotany of the Redwood Ecosystem as part of the Siskiyou Field Institute. Eva has worked as a field botanist in Montana, northern California, and New Mexico. She has taught for the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival since 2008 and considers it a highlight of her summer. Eva produced an online garden education audio series to help gardeners in the mountain West tend their plants and land with more success [goog_1129081856]ColumbineLandscapes.com/education/. Since 2015 she has owned Columbine Landscapes Co in Durango, Colorado which designs and maintains stunning, lush, low-maintenance, adapted gardens, emphasizing rainwater harvesting and biodiverse habitat for healthy ecosystems.