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.


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...

A Few of Our Favorites: Spring-Blooming Bulbs

A Few of Our Favorites: Spring-Blooming Bulbs

News, People  |  September 29th, 2017

Fall is here if you can believe it and we can't wait to plant bulbs to create a beautiful show in your garden come spring. Here's just a few of our favorite spring-blooming...

Naturalizing Bulbs: Early Spring Bloomers

Naturalizing Bulbs: Early Spring Bloomers

Education, News  |  September 26th, 2017

Want to see pops of color poking through the ground when the rest of the garden is still brown from winter? Diversify your spring garden by planting naturalizing bulbs in the...

Our Picks of the Season: Not Your Everyday, Ordinary Trees

Our Picks of the Season: Not Your Everyday, Ordinary Trees

Education, News  |  September 22nd, 2017

    When was the last time you planted trees in your landscape? If you're struggling to remember, you're in luck because fall is the perfect time to plant! Trees provide so many benefits to...