Using the latest in scientific methodology, to provide beautiful, sustainable, outdoor spaces that enhance the quality of our clients’ lives and the value of their property.
“What makes a home garden beautiful is unique to each observer. Some will like quiet hues that calms or quiets the spirit, while others prefer colorful exuberance that excites the senses. While some may wish the garden to change it’s appearance throughout the growing season, others may wish an unvarying rendering of the design intent. Garden designs, like other forms of artistic expression, are reflections of personal taste, intent and desires.
Gardens differ from other art forms in that their designers must consider that a garden is in a constant state of change. It reveals itself over time. Soil and environment interact with plants constantly. Much the same way that an artist must understand their medium, so too, must the garden designer understand the medium of soil, environment and plants. My work is about gaining insight into how these elements integrate with each other so that your garden will continue to reflect the beauty designed into it.”
Since 2003, Barbara has
provided thoughtfully created design solutions for her clients. Her projects vary in scale from single garden design to complete property renovations. Working in cooperation with contractors, architects, and clients, Barbara effectively develops sustainable landscapes that meet her clients’ varying needs.
Barbara was a fellow in the prestigious Cornell Plantations Graduate Program in Public Garden Leadership where she earned her Master’s degree. Her credentials also include a Bachelor of Science degree in Horticulture, also from
Cornell University. Barbara has been a member of the National Horticulture Honorary,Pi Alpha Xi, since 2006, and is a Massachusetts Certified Landscape Professional (#1605), a Certified Landscape for Life Trainer, and an International Society of Aboriculture Certified Arborist (NE-7199A)
Gardens by Barbara Conolly, Inc. is excited to announce the return of
one of our first employees, Ben Conolly. Ben worked summers for us as a landscaper starting back in 2003, and has now returned as Account Manager. Ben will bring both his expertise in management and customer service skills to our clients using his many years of experience managing multi-million dollar restaurants in Los Angeles.