I am a graduate from Niagara College in the horticulture program. Within the program we had Landscape Design. I really took to the creativity of this program, as I did when I was in art class in high school. Throughout the years I have focused on perfecting the design process and plantings. I have studied plants at my own home with many test plants that have taken, and many that do not agree with where I placed them. It has taken me 15 years to learn, discover, fail (on some)and succeed. I want to take out the guessing game for fellow landscapers that can install a great hardscape but lack in the planting department. Plants can cost a lot of money and if you don’t understand their needs and habits then losing them could be detrimental. This is why I provide design service to other landscape businesses, so that when the...Read more
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It was a great show in Toronto to see all the new products coming out this year. I love this industry, and seeing some old face that have grown with me throughout the 15 years. I am looking forward to implementing some of the products and ideas I saw this year at Congress. Great show LO. Happy to have you represent the industry and guide us in a direction that can help perfect our business, design and building skills....Read more