Delta Dawn Gardens specializes in native plants, organic gardening principles, and drought-tolerant strategies for sustaining year-round beauty in Central Texas' challenging climate.
We are currently accepting consultation and design projects. For more info, please contact us.
Owner Leah Churner is a landscape designer and podcaster with a passion for plant diversity and a background in the arts. She founded Delta Dawn Gardens in 2015. In 2018, she launched her podcast, Hothouse, featuring interviews about natural history, ecology, and environmental justice. Formerly a movie critic for the Austin Chronicle and other publications, her horticultural training includes a Permaculture Design Certificate from the Austin Permaculture Guild, TreeFolks’ Urban Forest Stewards program, the City of Austin’s Grow Green Landscape Professional program, and a year in the nursery trade.