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Commercial Landscape Maintenance

Since beginning landscape operations in 1994, Horizon Landscapes has been a landscape maintenance specialist and held maintenance contracts on many prominent Greater Victoria sites.  Here is a partial list outlining the highlights.


  • Royal Provincial Museum, Grounds Maintenance, design and Hanging Baskets   1994 -2004

  • Yennadon Holdings, Hanging Basket construction and maintenance  1994 –2016

  • Legislative Buildings, Grounds Maintenance, 1995 -2006, 

  • Legislative Buildings  2014- 2018 consulted on garden renovation at this site, prepared and executed landscape designs including all rose gardens, large planting by fountain at rear of building, culinary herb garden and many others.  We also consulted on maintenance of their rose gardens and implemented an IPM system. Designed and installed low voltage lighting system for Sunken Rose Garden area

  • Victoria Inner Harbour, Welcome to Victoria  Sign and Harbour plantings 1995 –present

  • GVHA Ogden Point entrance plantings including design, installation and maintenance of entrance plantings  2008 - present

  • Government House, Grounds Maintenance, design and Hanging Baskets  1997 -2006,  2015- 2024. Designed and installed many shrub areas and all annual bedding areas

  • St. Ann’s Academy, Grounds Maintenance,   1998-2006,  2015 - 2024

  • BC Hydro office and service yard, Grounds Maintenance, garden design   2000-2003

  • BC Ferries head office- Grounds Maintenance and garden design 2001- 2011

  • Provincial Capital Commission, Grounds Maintenance and garden design, 2002 –2014

  • Limona Construction Ltd.  design and install landscapes on 50- 80 new homes per year, grounds maintenance and Irrigation   2003- 2013

  • Dept. of National Defense, Grounds Maintenance, garden design and irrigation  2001 -2004, 2010- present

  • City of Langford, Grounds Maintenance, irrigation  2008 -2010

  • Craigdarroch Castle, Grounds Maintenance, irrigation 2010 –present


During the period of 1994-2023 we have designed and installed hundreds of gardens in private and public settings, including irrigation systems, lighting systems, hardscape, ponds and water features



Certifications, Licenses and Affiliations

past and present

  •   Canadian Landscape and Nursery Association

  •   British Columbia Landscape and Nursery Association,  Certified Landscape Professional and trades qualification judge

  • Irrigation Association of BC, level 2 irrigation technicians

  • BC Ministry of Environment, Pesticide Service Operator’s License and Pesticide Applicator’s Certificate, landscape

  • International Concrete Paver Association, Certified Paver installer

  • ISA International Society of Arboriculture certified Arborist, 1992-1995

  •   West Coast Sculpture Association, member, stone sculptor

  • Northwest Stone Sculptors  Association, member

  • BC Ministry of Labour  Certified Landscape Technician

  • Westshore Chamber of Commerce, member (2009 Award of Excellence, Home based business)

  • Victoria Homebuilders Association                            Gold Care Award for best landscape under $50,000

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