Judith Lowry has guided a movement of native plant restoration at Larner Seeds, in Bolinas.   David Briggs

What role can the home gardener play in restoring the native California ecosystem?

The answer to that question is limitless for Judith Larner Lowry, who has grown native plants on an acre-and-a-half lot on the Bolinas Mesa for nearly four decades through her business, Larner Seeds. The garden boasts varieties she has collected locally . . .