Notes from the Garden

We’ve been creating outdoor spaces for more than 30 years, and our team has years of experience and knowledge they can’t wait to share with you.


Give Thanks for Unknown Blessings Already on Their Way

Give Thanks for Unknown Blessings Already on Their Way

News  |  November 21st, 2017

“Give Thanks for Unknown Blessings Already on Their Way” -Native American Proverb A number of years ago a friend (by the name of Diann Greener) made arrangements for me to interact with a...

Gal Behind the Garden: Kim Zenchuk

Gal Behind the Garden: Kim Zenchuk

People  |  November 15th, 2017

Kim Zenchuk, Bookkeeper Joined the Team: April 2017   Day-to-day activities:  Drink Coffee! Actually, I enter project information, prepare and send out client invoices, process...

Planting Bulbs in the Circle Garden: 2017

Planting Bulbs in the Circle Garden: 2017

People  |  November 6th, 2017

One day, 11,800 bulbs, 8 Purple Polos, and 33 man hours! See the day's bulb planting extravaganza in the Circle...

Gal Behind the Garden: Jen Pautler

Gal Behind the Garden: Jen Pautler

People  |  November 6th, 2017

Name,Title Jen Pautler, Head Gardener Joined the Team: July of 2015 Day-to-day activities:  It all depends on the season and the garden. Right now activities include dividing and...

Every Little Thing Matters

Every Little Thing Matters

Education, News  |  October 30th, 2017

“More respect is due the little things that run the world.” -E. O. Wilson In his book, The Creation: An appeal to Save Life on Earth, E. O. Wilson encourages us to call off the critics and...

How to Maintain Interest in Your Garden This Winter

How to Maintain Interest in Your Garden This Winter

Education  |  October 25th, 2017

A garden at rest can be just as beautiful as a garden in every other season. Let the stems and seed heads be a start to your canvas while a winter snow gracefully paints the masterpiece. A garden can...

Gal Behind the Garden: Marie Greenwood

Gal Behind the Garden: Marie Greenwood

People  |  October 18th, 2017

Marie Greenwood, Seasonal Color Team Crew Member Joined the Team: September 2015   Day-to-day activities:  I install and maintain annual containers and bedding. Where are you from? Born...

The Making of a Woodland

The Making of a Woodland

News, Projects  |  October 12th, 2017

There is simply nothing more refreshing than walking through a woodland setting. Each season has distinctive moments of enchantment. The fresh greens of spring, respite from the summer sun, the...

Skip the Bags this Fall!

Skip the Bags this Fall!

Education, News  |  October 10th, 2017

Fall, what a wonderful time to enjoy all the beautiful shades of color trees display. As the days pass by though, the leaves that were once so magnificent, begin to fade. Then, one by one they...

Guy Behind the Garden: Alexander Boston

Guy Behind the Garden: Alexander Boston

People  |  October 5th, 2017

Alexander Boston, Install Crew Leader Joined the Team: August 2015   Day-to-day activities:  My team and I begin the day by loading up our truck with equipment and materials we need for the...