Piedmont Landscape Association

Service Providers: Gardeners

”Gardener” is the title for a garden manager who works with the homeowner/land owner, designer, and contractor for installation, maintenance and repair of existing and new gardens, suggests and implements landscape plantings, practices appropriate methods of pest and disease management, and is a continual and lasting land steward and advocate for the garden environment.  

Regular garden care ensures that your property will remain healthy and vibrant. Gardeners keep your landscape looking its best and provide a variety of services to meet your individual needs.
  • Spring and fall garden cleanup
  • Pruning small trees and shrubs
  • Fertilization and soil improvement
  • Weeding and grooming plants
  • Watering plants and managing irrigation systems
  • Mulching and edging
  • Installation of new plant material
  • Garden renovation
  • Pest and disease management
  • Seasonal displays and container gardens
  • Horticultural consultation and education

Some gardeners have special areas of expertise, which can further enhance your garden’s appeal.
  • Rose care
  • Boxwood care and pruning
  • Historic garden restoration
  • Maintenance of ponds and water features
  • Vegetable and fruit gardens
  • Flower arranging
  • Holiday decorations
  • Espalier and other specialty pruning
  • Butterfly gardens and wildflower gardens
  • Native plants and woodland gardens
  • Rain gardens and xeriscaping

Listed are several companies that are owned by or employ gardeners who are PLA members.

Denise Hargraves Design

Somerset, VA


DM Burns Garden Services
Charlottesville, VA
434-244-0553 (tele)

Gardenworks Landscape Services, LLC

Charlottesville, VA

434-981-4175 (tele)


Grelen Nursery, Inc.
Orange, VA
540-672-5462 (tele)


Gordon Berne Landscaping & Grounds Maintenance, LLC
Charlottesville, VA
434-760-8692 (tele)

High Peak Plant Maintenance
Shipman, VA
434-263-4793 (tele)

Snows Garden Center
Charlottesville, VA
434-295-2159 (tele)

The Garden Girl and More
Greene, VA
703-589-6776 (tele)

The Noble Gardener, LLC
Madison, VA
434-249-3574 (tele)

Vicki Cordell Landscaping
Greenwood, VA

Watkins & Company, Inc.
Crozet, VA
434-823-4510 (tele)