Eddie and family have been in Marin and Sonoma Counties for a few generations, farming the home ranch and tending to his 50 acre parcel which includes the nursery and vineyards. Possessing an encyclopedic memory, mechanical aptitude, and friendly nature, Eddie enjoys working with people from all walks of life. Sweet Lane was built from scratch, beginning in the year 2000; for brokering, growing, and delivering plants for projects throughout the Bay Area. He is currently assigned to special projects geared toward whatever is at the top of the list, meaning, he is fixing whatever just broke, or is working on yet another creative endeavor.
Trish brings a diverse skillset to the General Manager’s role, including dedication, nailing the details, and a great work ethic. She works hard to make sure our product is great, that we excel at customer service, and that our working environment is good for the team. With a penchant for excellence and an energetic approach to ‘getting it done’, she keeps Sweet Lane Nursery on target and on time. In her spare time she pursues a number of creative endeavors, recognizes the beauty that surrounds her, and tempts joy at every turn. She will look forward to working with you and helping you to succeed!
With over 35 years in the nursery and landscaping industry, Jim's experience in retail and wholesale nurseries extends from the north to the south end of the bay area. Jim knows plants like nobody’s business. His ability to recall the most granular plant data is remarkable, whether it be character, growth habit, culture, or something arcane and very interesting. Jim also knows our growers’ strengths and is adept at tapping the best source for each plant. To top it off, his effervescent and upbeat attitude is a joy to engage.
Caitlin began working sales for Sweet Lane in March of 2022. Having a background in retail nursery work, she is ready and eager to assist in meeting all procurement needs. Her outgoing personality and happy-go-lucky attitude are a joyful addition to the team, and her organization ensures your plant ordering runs smoothly. With an enthusiasm and desire to learn more about every plant she encounters, Caitlin makes for a helpful and cheerful resource to our customers.
Cesar is a Production Foreman, with years of continuous engagement with Sweet Lane Nursery. Cesar brings a sunny disposition and many seasons of valued experience to bear as he cares for our various specimens in production. As you may know, a nursery is basically a farm, with hundreds of different kinds of tasks to accomplish throughout the year. Cesar’s carries them out with dispatch, truly a jack-of-all-trades. With a very green thumb and mad forklift skills, Cesar makes it happen!