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OREGON PROFESSIONALS


Portland Metro Area

Landscape Architects

Kathleen Baughman
Gretchen Vadnais Landscape Architects, LLC
12115 NW Old Quarry Road
Portland, OR 97229
T:503.646.3517
F:503.288.9343
kathleen@gvla.net

Comprehensive landscape architectural services for projects of all types and sizes, with a focus on naturescaping, sustainable landscapes and watershed issues. Specific expertise using native plants to recreate historic plant communities, provide wildlife habitat, increase biodiversity and decrease long-term maintenance. Also experienced in tree preservation, storm water mitigation, permaculture and xeriscaping.

Gretchen Vadnais
Gretchen Vadnais Landscape Architects, LLC
12115 NW Old Quarry Road
Portland, OR 97229
T:503.646.3517
F:503.288.9343
gretchen@gvla.net

Comprehensive landscape architectural services for projects of all types and sizes, with a focus on naturescaping, sustainable landscapes and watershed issues. Specific expertise using native plants to recreate historic plant communities, provide wildlife habitat, increase biodiversity and decrease long-term maintenance. Also experienced in tree preservation, storm water mitigation, permaculture and xeriscaping.


Landscape Designers and/or Contractors

Patricia Acheff, APLD
Visionscapes Northwest
17605 NW Lone Rock Drive
Portland, OR 97229
T:503.531.3947
contact@visionscapesnorthwest.com
www.visionscapesnorthwest.com

Patricia is a certified landscape designer with a keen interest in integrating native plants into her landscape designs in a colorful and creative way. Tapestry hedges, rain gardens, habitat gardens, and small water features are also part of her design specialties.

Michele Eccleston
T:503.358.8588
thepurplegarden.com

The Purple Garden designs gardens for people who want to grow their own food and medicine (herbs), attract and support birds, insects and wildlife, and create a garden sanctuary for relaxation and outdoor entertaining. Purple Garden specializes in native plant garden design.

Elizabeth Powers
The Garden Angels Landscape Design and Consulting
PO Box 3313
Salem, OR 97302
T:503-932-5840
info@thegardenangels.com
http://www.TheGardenAngels.com
www.facebook.com/thegardenangels

Residential and commercial landscape design, creative onsite consultation, plant procurement services. Consults on projects with Owners and Contractors, from concept to completion and maintenance. Special emphasis on sustainable design and best management techniques, and use of native plants. Provides seminars, webinars and classes on sustainable landscape design and construction technologies for landscape designers, contractors and homeowners.

Donna Giguere, APLD
Landscape Design & Consultation
T:503.777.1177
giguerelandscapedesign.com

I believe in using "the right plant for the right place" to ensure that our diminishing native plant habitat can survive. I am certified by The Association of Professional Landscape Designers and am Eco-Certified by the City of Portland. I bring my sculpture background into every garden design I create. Greenroofs, rain-gardens and utilizing the principles of Permaculture are just a few of my design passions. I work with many different budgets!

Mary Jaron Kelley
T:503.249.9306
mjkelley@pacifier.com

Provides naturescaping and beneficial landscaping design services.

Kathryn Leech, APLD
River City Gardens
3605 SW Canby Street
Portland, OR 97219
T:503.293.6114
kleech@pcez.com
www.rivercitygardens.com
Sustainable Landscape Design, Master Plans, Consultation, DIY Design Intensive, Rain Gardens, Green Roofs, Edibles, Installation Oversight, Plant Shopping with Clients, Ornamental Pruning. Your Goals, Time line & Budget inform our collaborative process.

Carol Lindsay
Design in a Day
Portland, OR
T:503.223.2426
carol@design-in-a-day.com
www.Landscape-Design-in-a-Day.com

Since 1984, Carol Lindsay has created hundreds of unique designs for her clients. She takes a fun and collaborative approach while combining environmental sensibilities with an experienced eye for the potential and limits of the site. Past President of the Association of NW Landscape Designers, she also offers Design in a Day, a fast-track design process for clients with smaller properties. The designer has a special interest in using natives and low water plantings.

Sara McFarland
The Garden Tender
Hillsboro, OR
T:503.640.2284

Enhancing the natural form of flowers, ornamental shrubs and small trees through selective pruning and maintenance.

Eileen Stark
Second Nature Garden Design
Portland, OR
www.realgardensgrownatives.com
www.sngdesign.net

Designer is a biologist with landscape design and horticulture training who works with nature toward ecologically sustainable designs by utilizing the principles of permaculture and restoration ecology. Transforms underused spaces into vibrant landscapes that meet clients' needs while conserving resources and increasing biodiversity. Edible landscapes, native habitat gardens and water-wise designs. Also offers consultations for garden renovation, new homeowner advice, on-site problem solving, educational services and coaching for people new to organic gardening.

JJ Sweeney
Salamander Designs
450 Rural Ave S
Salem, OR 97302
T:503.804.5252
Business hours: 11am to 7pm
JJ@salamanderdesignsnw.com
www.salamanderdesignsnw.com

Landscape designer who specializes in lower maintenance gardens with year-round beauty, using sustainable landscaping techniques such as incorporating natives, conserving water, and gardening organically. Knowledgeable about rain gardens, ecoroofs, and urban farming. Consultations, coaching, plans for smaller areas, plant procurement, plant placement. Teaches classes on landscaping with native plants, lower-maintenance landscapes, year-round beauty, waterwise landscaping, lawn alternatives, designing for small spaces, gardening in the shade, basics of design, preparing the soil, and organic gardening.

Amy Whitworth
Plan-It Earth Design
1725 SE 34th Avenue
Portland, OR 97214
T:503-239-0105
plan-it-earth@comcast.net
www.plan-it-earthdesign.com

Garden designer/artist with strong tendency toward the use of NW native plants within the context of textural, colorful year-round plantings which are diverse and friendly to wildlife, people and the environment. Prefers collaborative approach with homeowners. Teaches classes on naturescaping and rain gardens at the E Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District.


Salem to Eugene


Landscape Designers and/or Contractors

Dennis Lueck
2755 Potter Street
Eugene, OR 97405
T:541.684.8716

Full range landscape design with emphasis on beneficial landscapes and use of native plants.


Southwest Oregon

The Parks Department uses the landscaping services of Loren Waldren of Land and Water Environmental Services.

T:541.672.0393

 
 

 

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