Delmar McComb Horticulturist, designer and biodynamic farmer Delmar McComb has worked professionally in an unusually wide variety of garden situations. Currently the Garden Curator at Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, he is working to refurbish the century old gardens. Prior to Montalvo, he was head gardener for 20 years at an estate in Woodside where he oversaw the development of orchards, a potager, two tropical conservatories, collections of plants from around the world and a large scale biodynamic composting operation. Concurrent to his estate work, he owned and operated Checkerspot Nursery, a specialty wholesale grower of perennials and shrubs. Also an operatic tenor, Delmar has performed many roles and concerts both here and abroad.

Delmar McComb