Landscape Design and Installation Services

Country Mile Gardens offers both design and turn-key installation services. Our Lead Designer will visit your property to assess, measure, and create a customized planting plan incorporating design interventions tailored to your specific needs.  From something as simple as a row of trees for privacy, to a complete foundation or entire property design, we have the ability to transform your dreary landscape into your own beautiful oasis for years to come.

Please call us at 973-425-0088 or email us for more information.

Meet our Lead Designer

Our Lead Designer, Erik, is very passionate about gardening and working with nature in all of his designs.  He has an extensive knowledge of native plants, shrubs and trees of the Northeast as well as how to creatively design landscape spaces.  Over the last 20 years, Erik has built a reputation as a valuable landscape design consultant capable of transforming any neglected property nightmare into the envy of the neighborhood.  Erik’s completion of the Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) program at Rutgers has only enhanced his insights into an array of landscape challenges requiring sensitivity to ecological design principles and sustainable planting solutions.

Erik’s strong passion for creating dynamic landscape designs combined with his diverse skill set and educational background make him the perfect choice for your next planting design project!

Recent Projects

In this project we utilized all the best deer resistant and shade tolerant shrubs to create a clean, simple and low-maintenance design.

This local residence was another “blank slate” in desperate need of a makeover! Each side of the house required specific, low-maintenance design strategies such as deer/sun tolerant, deer/shade tolerant and deer/shade/wet tolerant.

The foundation of this sprawling farmhouse in Mendham was completely bare and in need of a solid foundation plan to complement the unusual façade. Our Landscape Designer worked with the clients’ needs that included strategically blocking two AC units while not overwhelming the house itself.

The property manager of this Basking Ridge office building requested our expertise to update the front façade with color and texture to complement and soften the building’s entrance and the existing river rock stone groundcover. The client was truly delighted with the end result!

The design for this modern remodel required a palette of low-maintenance, deer resistant and drought tolerant shrubs and low grasses that would not obscure/overpower the new glass façade.

The owners of this charming, woodland home needed our help to update a challenging, shady back patio area. Our Landscape Designer, Erik, called upon his extensive expertise in shade gardens to create an enchanting transformation that exceeded the clients’ expectations.

The homeowner of this Morris Plains backyard needed help beautifying her dull and dreary privacy fence. Our Landscape Designer Erik utilized both evergreen and deciduous shrubs along with strategic, walnut tree tolerant understory shrubs to finish off her private oasis.

This local Bernardsville home was being engulfed with overgrown, improperly situated shrubs! By providing renderings and an in-store consultation, our Landscape Designer, Erik, produced a “makeover” that incorporated the homeowners’ preferences with additional, unique plant selections that enhanced the front entry sequence.