SUN STAR PHOTO BY BEA AHBECK
Dave Headrick sits in his iris garden in Merced, Calif. Thursday, April 22, 2010.
SUN STAR PHOTO BY BEA AHBECK Dave Headrick sits in his iris garden in Merced, Calif. Thursday, April 22, 2010. Merced Sun-Star
SUN STAR PHOTO BY BEA AHBECK Dave Headrick sits in his iris garden in Merced, Calif. Thursday, April 22, 2010. Merced Sun-Star

Mike Tharp: Toiling in a garden of hope

April 24, 2010 2:11 AM