Ecological Landscape Design

The art and science of landscape design and development should be like a musical composition — a symphony of sight, sound, taste and touch.

We design visceral landscapes that engage the senses and nourish the soul.

We also design for the planet, guided by ecology and restoration to create regenerative landscape solutions. Learn more about our design process below.

Our Process

The Keys for Success

Discovery & On-Site Consultation

  • Your vision as a client is an indispensable part of the design process.
  • Together, we establish program goals, budget, and constraints.
  • To get started, contact us to schedule a consultation.

Site Observation, Measurement & Analysis

  • A property survey or plot plan is required to begin.
  • We observe and analyze sun paths, soil types, storm water, circulation, flow, existing vegetation, viewsheds, potential for habitat, and ecosystem services.
  • On-site measurements and elevations guide the design phase.

Design Proposal & Conceptual Drawing

  • Landscape Design Master Plans include a conceptual drawing, planting plan and plant palette photos.
  • All designs include a Design Proposal with ready-to-build plant list, scope of work, installation phases, and cost.
  • Architectural drawings, 3D renderings, construction drawings, and permitting available upon request.

In-House Installation

  • Horticultural expertise, master masonry craftsmanship, and superior project management are hallmarks of our work.
  • All plantings are installed with GJLD’s organic gardening specifications.

Holistic Maintenance Program

Expertise in

Our Core Ingredients

Our Landscape Design Master Plans actively improve our human health and quality of life, while also restoring soil, water, air quality, and biodiversity across the tri-state area, including Westchester, Putnam, Fairfield, & Bergen counties.

Contact Us To Schedule a Free

15 Minute Discovery Call

Let’s discuss your goals and determine if we are a good fit for your project.

15 Minute Discovery Call

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