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Landscape Architects/Designers

APLD Midwest Chapter: www.apldmidwest.org

Represents members who seek to build a regional coalition of designers, contractors, and artists; provides networking and forums for discussion and education.

The Barn Nursery & Landscape Center: www.BarnNurseryLandscape.com

Landscape Design and Installation and a 10 acre Garden Center.  

Bernard Design, Inc.: www.patbernarddesign.com

Design/build firm that takes a thoughtful approach to urban issues. We use low maintenance landscape solutions and earth friendly hardscapes to create gardens that flow with the architecture of your home.  

Bluestem Gardens: www.bluestemgardens.com

Residential landscape design and installation, including roof gardens and seasonal containers; Specializes in sustainable, native plantings.  

Design Green Landscapes (website under construction)

Specializing in smart design and sustainability; from design to material selection to appropriate installation techniques, each garden we design and install is personalized to meet the needs of the client. Gardens, patios, decks, natives, vegetable gardens, stormwater management solutions and more.

Designs of April: www.designsofapril.com

Landscape Design and Garden Consultant.

Dig In: www.digindesigns.com

Providing sustainable and innovative landscape design, incorporating natives and ornamentals; forward-thinking hardscape solutions; installations, maintenance, consultations, education and lectures

D.T. DESIGN: www.dt-landscape-design.com

Client-oriented landscape design and project management services; Perennial Garden Specialist, Vegtable/Fruit Gardens, Restorative/Healing Gardens; Hardscape, Pools/Spas; Outdoor Living & Décor; Landscape Maintenance Consultant; Seasonal Container Displays.

Fraser Landscapes: www.fraserlandscapes.com

Provides thoughtful, comprehensive landscape expertise tailored to our customers' needs and gardens. We offer design, installation, and care promptly, conscientiously and organically.

Gardens by Garland: www.gardensbygarland.com; www.garlandalliance.com

Landscape architectural services providing design, consultation, construction management, and sustainable property management.

Garth Conrad Associates: www.garthconrad.com

Provides landscape design and build services using sustainable approaches and materials.

Good-Natured Landscapes: www.goodnaturedlandscapes.com

Landscape design, consultation, and educational services specializing in native plants and earth-friendly landscapes.

Hursthouse Landscape Architects and Contractors: www.hursthouse.com

Design/build firm specializing in creating fabulous residential landscapes that connect our clients' vision and lifestyle to their home environment. 

J Siegel Designs: www.jsiegeldesigns.com

Creative & sustainable landscape design/build. Writing/Speaking/Photography. Former MELA president. Current project director for reforesting project in Guatemala. 

James Martin Associates: www.jamesmartinassociates.com

An industry leading landscape company established in 1977, providing award winning landscape design, construction, maintenance, and snowplow services. 

KMS Gardens and Design: www.kmsgardensanddesign.com

City garden design, build and maintenance. 

Kathy Robin Garden Design: krobgarden@aol.com

Providing residential and small commercial landscape design, consultation, and installation to Chicago’s North Shore.

The Land Office: www.holdtonature.com

Provides landscape design and build with an ecological conscience; vegetable garden services, including design, build, maintain, harvest and educate.

Lawncare Plus Design, Inc.: www.lawncareplusdesign.com

Provides landscape design, construction and installation and landscape maintenance.

LandTech: www.landtechdesign.com

Irrigation engineers and consultants specializing in Green Water Infrastructure Projects including green roofs, rainwater harvesting, condensate recovery, stormwater management, and watershed development.

Laura Maurer Garden Design: www.lauragardens.com

Provides design and installation of gardens and seasonal containers for residential and business sites.

Live Green, Pat Hill Prairie Garden Designs: hill_p@sbcglobal.net

Designs gardens using only midwestern native plants; author of Design Your Natural Midwest Garden.

Living Habitats: www.livinghabitats.com

Offering professional services in landscape architecture (planning, design, construction administration, and stewardship support), ecological restoration planning (working with native flora and natural systems in a wide range of formal and informal applications), and fine art (creation of original two and three dimensional artworks for the landscape).

Rinda West Designs: www.rindawestdesigns.com

Designs and installs gardens, containers, and rooftops from the loop north through Evanston.

Sage Advice Landscape Design and Garden Advisory: www.sage-advice.net

Landscape designer specializing in native plants; garden advisory service; consultant to public gardens and other non-profit organizations promoting a healthy environment. Writer and speaker. 

Shaw Environmental & Infrastructure Group: www.shawgrp.com

Guides clients in developing sustainable concepts and strategies that are well integrated with their organization’s plans and goals; offers a multi-disciplinary team with a thorough knowledge of sustainable methods.

The Spirited Gardener, Inc.: www.thespiritedgardener.com

Specializing in garden spaces that integrate native plant species and encourages organic fertilization techniques. 

Terry Guen Design Associates: www.tgda.net

Providing ecological planning, landscape architecture, and urban design.

Welsh Planning

Sustainable designs using native plants and incorporating rain gardens and permeable hardscapes; supervision of installation also provided.

WRD Environmental: www.wrdenvironmental.com
An ecological consulting firm that provides design, installation, management and consultation for projects and programs that conserve natural resources, promote sustainability, cultivate biodiversity and restore nature’s balance.



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