Garden Design


Dynamic design and planting plans to make your vision into an achievable, beautiful and sustainable landscape.

  • Residential and Estate Gardens
  • Herb and Kitchen Gardens
  • Rock Gardens
  • Water Gardens
  • Cottage Style
  • Native Plant Gardens
  • Terrace and Parterre Gardens
  • Pollinator Gardens
  • Asian Influence
  • Container Gardening
  • Naturalistic/Permaculture
  • Wildflower Meadows

Garden Maintenance

Fast, efficient and professional seasonal maintenance by the experts to keep your garden looking impeccable all year round.

  • Residential and Estate
  • Spring cleanup
  • Mulching
  • Digging and dividing perennials
  • Irrigation
  • Weeding
  • Deadheading
  • Pruning
  • Removals
  • Fall cutbacks
  • Pest and Disease control



Site and species appropriate plantings to ensure the health and longevity of your investment.

  • Trees and Shrubs
  • Annual and Perennial Flowers
  • Flowering Bulbs
  • Vines
  • Herbs and Edible Plants
  • Groundcovers and Soil Stabilization
  • Replacements
  • Privacy Hedges


Providing horticultural and garden design advice and guidance where and when a horticulturists expertise is needed.

  • Landscape Architects/Designers
  • Home and Estate Gardeners
  • Tree Plantings
  • City Planning and Streetscapes
  • Pest and Disease Management
  • Greenhouse and Nursery
  • Organic Gardening

Herbs and Medicinal Plants

Francine Lavender

Gardening with botanicals for health, wellness, and a flavorful life.

  • Herb Garden design and installation
  • Growing Herbs
  • Harvesting and Drying Herbs
  • Using Herbs
  • Aromatic Herbs
  • Culinary Herbs and Spices
  • Dye Plants
  • Native Botanicals
  • Ancient and Spiritual Herbs
  • Medicinal Plants for First Aid
  • Companion Planting

Horticultural Education

Helpful resources for best horticultural management practices and successful gardens that thrive.

  • Video Tutorials (YouTube channel)
  • Classes and Workshops
  • Organic Gardening know-how
  • Idea Pages
  • Plant community lists
  • New Plant Introductions
  • Links for other resources

‘Francine has a knack for envisioning a beautiful garden in any setting. Her natural talent and hard work make for an impressive sight in the end!’

Jennifer H. – Binghamton, NY

Alison M.

‘As my mentor, Francine helped me develop my interest in plants and showed me the many paths I could follow in horticulture. She is an incredibly hard worker with an educated and innovative mind for garden design.’

Alison M. – SLC, UT


‘Francine filled our garden with beautiful flowers and herbs. It’s an experience to see and smell!’

Josey S. – Greene, NY

Ready to get started?

Get in touch to schedule your consultation today.